AfriGeneas Juniors Genealogy Forum
"Going Back Home:An artist returns to the south"
Hello Afrigeneas Junior Researchers:
I found a wonderful book that I want to share with you. This beautifully illustrated book is called " Going Back Home: An artist returns to the south" by artist Michelle Wood and author Toyomi Igus.
The introduction to the book reads:
"African American artist Michele Wood travels through the rural South to better understand her ancestors' experience."
You can read "Going Back Home: An artist returns to the south" on line at the International Children's Digital Library. Please click on the link below and follow these search directions:
1) When the Home Page comes up, click on the Circle Button in the center of the page that says: READ BOOKS!
2) When the new page comes up, look at the bottom of the page for "Keywords".
3) Type in or copy and paste the book title: Going back home. Then click Search.
4) Click on the book and enjoy the story of Michelle Woods and her visual journey that wiil take you back to her ancestor's home in Mississippi.
Please share this book with your friends and family. It's a book for people of all ages.
K Wyer Lane