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My brown skin

Thomishia Booker

My brown skin

by Thomishia Booker

  • 266 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published by CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform in Middleton, Delaware .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Afro-Americans,
  • Stories in rhyme,
  • Human skin color,
  • Race awareness,
  • Fiction

  • Edition Notes

    PK1 Childrens Plus, Inc.

    StatementThomishia Booker ; illustrated by Jessica Gibson
    ContributionsGibson, Jessica, ill
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26974585M
    ISBN 101975788761
    ISBN 109781975788766

    Children's Book Review: Bright Eyes, Brown Skin by Cheryl Willis Hudson, Author, George Ford, Illustrator, Bernette G. Ford, With Just Us Books $ (1p) ISBN The first book in. Brown or brown people is a racial and ethnic term. Like black people and white people, it is a metaphor for race based solely on human skin ing to racialist ideas, the "Brown Man’s Land is the Near and Middle brown world stretches in an immense belt clear across southern Asia and northern Africa, from the Pacific to the Atlantic Oceans".

    In the s he gained recognition for his songwriting when his song, My Brown Skin Baby (They Took Him Away) was part of a documentary of the same name which won a major prize at the Cannes Film festival and focused national and international attention on File Size: 39KB. It is a book that deals openly with racial features—Negroid noses, full African-American lips, lush sculptural African American hair and varieties in dress and skin colors. In Bright Eyes, Brown Skin facial features are presented naturally and positively.

    I have had this difficulty myself and as a white writer (if you are) you do have to tread carefully. I imagine that you have a valid reason for wanting to describe such a character, because if his or her skin colour was not important, why would yo. Bright Eyes, Brown Skin Cheryl Willis Hudson, Author, George Ford, Illustrator, Bernette G. Ford, With Just Us Books $ (0p) ISBN More By and About This Author.


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