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Women artists of color : a bio-critical sourcebook to 20th century artists in the Americas
Farris, Phoebe, 1952-
Publication Information:
Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, [1999]

Physical Description:
xx, 496 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Reading Level:
1270 Lexile.
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Central Library N8354 .W656 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Central Closed Stacks-Non circulating

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Author Notes

PHOEBE FARRIS (Powhatan) is Associate Professor of Art and Design and Women's Studies at Purdue University. She is the author and editor of Voices of Color: Art and Society in the Americas (1997) and the recipient of a Fulbright grant, NEH grant, and a Rockefeller Scholar in Residence.

Table of Contents

Native American Women ArtistsPhoebe Farris Latin
American Women ArtistsCynthia A. Sanchez
African American Women ArtistsPhoebe Farris and Kathryn Kramer and Nadine Wasserman
Asian Pacific American Women ArtistsReena Jana, et al
Afterword: Parts of a PuzzleMoira Roth Cultural Resources

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