Contributor biographical information for On my journey now : looking at African-American history through the spirituals / Nikki Giovanni ; foreword by Arthur C. Jones.


Bibliographic record and links to related information available from the Library of Congress catalog


Biographical text provided by the publisher (may be incomplete or contain other coding). The Library of Congress makes no claims as to the accuracy of the information provided, and will not maintain or otherwise edit/update the information supplied by the publisher.


Counter
Nikki Giovanni is the author of several books for children, most recently ROSA, illustrated by Bryan Collier. Three of her poetry collections for adults have received NAACP Image Awards. She is a University Distinguished Professor at Virginia Tech and lives in Christiansburg, Virginia.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Spirituals (Songs) -- History and criticism -- Juvenile literature.
African Americans -- History -- Juvenile literature.