An American Odyssey by Mary Schmidt Campbell The Life and Works of Romare Bearden (HB 2018)
Content Description: An American Odyssey tells the story of Bearden's voyage of discovery that culminated in "Projections" (billboard sized pieces used black/white photographs to offer a panoramic chronicle of black life in America) one that engages ongoing debates on the representation of black citizens throughout American visual culture. Book is divided into three parts: Part I Terms of the Debate, Part II The Negro Artists Dilemma, and Part III The Prevalence of Ritual. Book also includes an Introduction, Epilogue, Acknowledgements, Bibliography, and List of In-Text Illustrations plus List of Illustrations in Gallery of Color Plates and an Index.
Condition Description: Very Good. A book that looks new but has been read and is in very good condition. No obvious damage to the cover besides a small tear on bottom right of dust jacket, No missing or damaged pages, no creases or tears, and no underlining/highlighting of text or writing in margins.
Publisher: Sheridan Books Inc.
Number of Pages: 443
Dimensions: 6 1/2" x 8 1/2" x 1 1/4"
Country of Manufacture: USA