Going Back Home

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Going Back Home

An Artist Returns to the South

By Toyomi Igus; Michele Wood

Children's Book Press (CA), Hardcover, 9780892391370, 32pp.

Publication Date: April 1, 1997

Description
More than half a century after her family moved North to find a better life, African American artist Michele Wood returned to the South to see and feel the land where her ancestors lived. In her first book for children, Wood presents her paintings inspired by this personal journey. Igus interprets her visual images and family stories. Full color.