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Title The Multicolored mirror : cultural substance in literature for children and young adults / edited by Merri V. Lindgren ; Cooperative Children's Book Center.

Publication Info. Fort Atkinson, Wis. : Highsmith Press, [1991]


Location Call No. Status
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Children's Department  REF JO28.5 LIN    In-Library Use Only
Description xi, 195 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Note Based on the Multicolored Mirror Children's Literature Conference, held April 5-6, 1991; cosponsored by Cooperative Children's Book Center, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface / Merri V. Lindgren -- Looking into the mirror: Considerations behind the reflections / Kathleen T. Horning and Ginny Moore Kruse -- The development of self-esteem in children of color / Virginia M. Henderson -- Evaluating books by and about African-Americans / Rudine Sims Bishop -- Transcending the form / Tom Feelings -- Going around the block / George Ancona -- Publisher's perspective / Phoebe Yeh, Wade Hudson, Cheryl Hudson -- Authentic multicultural
literature for children: An author's perspective / Elizabeth Fitzgerald Howard -- 1492-1992 from an American Indian perspective / Doris Seale -- Cultural substance: A writer's gift to readers / Walter Dean Myers -- One hundred and one recommended books / Kathleen T. Horning and Ginny Moore Kruse.
Subject Children's literature, American -- Minority authors -- Bibliography.
Young adult literature, American -- Minority authors -- Bibliography.
Young adults -- United States -- Books and reading.
Children -- United States -- Books and reading.
Ethnic groups in literature -- Bibliography.
Minorities -- United States -- Bibliography.
Minorities in literature -- Bibliography.
Ethnology -- United States -- Bibliography.
Added Author Lindgren, Merri V.
University of Wisconsin--Madison. Cooperative Children's Book Center.
Multicolored Mirror Children's Literature Conference (1991 : Madison, Wis.)
ISBN 0917846052 alkaline paper
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