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The Resource African-American classics, edited by Tom Pomplun and Lance Tooks

African-American classics, edited by Tom Pomplun and Lance Tooks

Label
African-American classics
Title
African-American classics
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tom Pomplun and Lance Tooks
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Twenty-three stories and poems by America's earliest black authors, illustrated by contemporary black artists including: authors, Langston Hughes [et al.]; adaptations, Alex Simmons, Christopher Priest, Mat Johnson; illustrators, Afua Richardson [et al.]"--Cover p. [4]
Member of
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
  • 813.0080896073
  • 741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
"Recommended for ages 12 to adult"--Cover p. [4]
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1871-1938
  • 1868-1963
  • 1902-1967
  • 1875-1935
  • 1890-1948
  • 1894-1967
  • 1869-1917
  • 1872-1906
  • 1885-1979
  • 1858-1932
  • 1860-
  • 1867-1895
  • 1825-1911
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Johnson, James Weldon
  • Bentley, Florence Lewis
  • Du Bois, W. E. B.
  • Hughes, Langston
  • Dunbar-Nelson, Alice Moore
  • McKay, Claude
  • Hurston, Zora Neale
  • Bagnall, Robert W
  • Toomer, Jean
  • Corrothers, James David
  • Dunbar, Paul Laurence
  • Caution, Ethel M
  • Newsome, Effie Lee
  • Chesnutt, Charles W.
  • Pendleton, Leila Amos
  • Campbell, James Edwin
  • Harper, Frances Ellen Watkins
  • Pomplun, Tom
  • Tooks, Lance
  • Richardson, Afua
Series statement
Graphic classics
Series volume
v. 22
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • African Americans
  • African Americans
Label
African-American classics, edited by Tom Pomplun and Lance Tooks
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • The reward / James Weldon Johnson, illustrated by Mac McGill -- Two Americans / Florence Lewis Bentley, adapted by Alex Simmons, illustrated by Trevor Von Eeden, color by Adrian Johnson -- On being Crazy / W.E. B. Du Bois, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Kyle Baker -- The negro / Langston Hughes, illustrated by Stan Shaw -- Danse Africaine / Langston Hughes / illustrated by Afua Richardson -- A carnival jangle / Alice Dunbar Nelson / adapted and illustrated by Lance Tooks -- The castaways / Claude McKay, illustrated by Glenn Brewer -- America / Claude McKay, illustrated by John Jennings -- Lawing and jawing / Zora Neale Hurston, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Arie Monroe -- Lex Talionis / Robert W. Bagnall, adapted by Christopher Priest, illustrated by Jim Webb -- Becky / Jean Toomer, adapted by Mat Johnson, illustrated by Kenjji -- In the matter of two men / James D. Corrothers, illustrated by Kenjji -- Sympathy / by Paul Laurence Dunbar, illustrated by Lance Tooks --
  • We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar, illustrated by Larry Poncho Brown -- Buyers of dreams / Ethel M. Caution, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Leilani Hickerson -- The bronze legacy / Effie Lee Newsome, illustrated by Keith Mallett -- The Goophered grapevine / Charles W. Chesnutt / adapted by Alex Simmons, illustrated by Shepherd Hendrix -- Sanctum 777 N.S.D.C.O.U meets Cleopatra / Leila Amos Pendleton , adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Kevin J. Taylor -- De cunjah man / James Edwin Campbell, illustrated by Masheka Wood -- Filling station / Zora Neale Hurston, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Milton Knight -- The ghost of Deacon Brown / James Weldon Johnson, illustrated by Jeremy Love -- Aunt Chloe's politics / Frances E.W. Harper, illustrated by Titus V. Thomas -- Shalmanezer / Frances E.W. Harper, adapted & illustrated by Lance Tooks
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780982563045
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn751752024
  • (OCoLC)751752024
Label
African-American classics, edited by Tom Pomplun and Lance Tooks
Publication
Contents
  • The reward / James Weldon Johnson, illustrated by Mac McGill -- Two Americans / Florence Lewis Bentley, adapted by Alex Simmons, illustrated by Trevor Von Eeden, color by Adrian Johnson -- On being Crazy / W.E. B. Du Bois, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Kyle Baker -- The negro / Langston Hughes, illustrated by Stan Shaw -- Danse Africaine / Langston Hughes / illustrated by Afua Richardson -- A carnival jangle / Alice Dunbar Nelson / adapted and illustrated by Lance Tooks -- The castaways / Claude McKay, illustrated by Glenn Brewer -- America / Claude McKay, illustrated by John Jennings -- Lawing and jawing / Zora Neale Hurston, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Arie Monroe -- Lex Talionis / Robert W. Bagnall, adapted by Christopher Priest, illustrated by Jim Webb -- Becky / Jean Toomer, adapted by Mat Johnson, illustrated by Kenjji -- In the matter of two men / James D. Corrothers, illustrated by Kenjji -- Sympathy / by Paul Laurence Dunbar, illustrated by Lance Tooks --
  • We wear the mask / Paul Laurence Dunbar, illustrated by Larry Poncho Brown -- Buyers of dreams / Ethel M. Caution, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Leilani Hickerson -- The bronze legacy / Effie Lee Newsome, illustrated by Keith Mallett -- The Goophered grapevine / Charles W. Chesnutt / adapted by Alex Simmons, illustrated by Shepherd Hendrix -- Sanctum 777 N.S.D.C.O.U meets Cleopatra / Leila Amos Pendleton , adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Kevin J. Taylor -- De cunjah man / James Edwin Campbell, illustrated by Masheka Wood -- Filling station / Zora Neale Hurston, adapted by Tom Pomplun, illustrated by Milton Knight -- The ghost of Deacon Brown / James Weldon Johnson, illustrated by Jeremy Love -- Aunt Chloe's politics / Frances E.W. Harper, illustrated by Titus V. Thomas -- Shalmanezer / Frances E.W. Harper, adapted & illustrated by Lance Tooks
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
144 p.
Isbn
9780982563045
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
chiefly col. ill.
System control number
  • ocn751752024
  • (OCoLC)751752024
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