Katherine Dunham: Pioneer of Black Dance

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Twenty-First Century Books, Jan 1, 2000 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 104 pages
These insightful biographies highlight men and women who have struggled to overcome adversity to accomplish their goals. Along the way, these inspiring people have blazed a trail through history.
 

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Contents

Hard Times Good Times
7
A NotSoHappy Home
17
The Great Wide World
25
Caribbean Adventure
37
From Haiti to Harlem
49
Dancer Director Choreographer Mother Hen
57
Return to Paradise
67
Finding a New Path
79
The Streets of East St Louis
85
About the Katherine Dunham Centers for the Arts and Humanities
98
Bibliography
101
Index
102
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About the author (2000)

Barbara O'Connor has written several popular novels for young readers, including "Me and Rupert Goody," an ALA Notable Book, and F"ame and Glory in Freedom, Georgia," She was born and raised in Greenville, South Carolina, and currently lives in Duxbury, Massachusetts.

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