Recommended Reading

Bontemps, Arna Alexander, ed. Forever Free: Art by African American Women, 1862-1980. Alexandria, VA: Stephenson, Inc., 1980.

Bearden, Romare and Henderson, Harry. A History of African American Artists from 1792 to the Present. New York: Pantheon Books, 1993.

Campbell, Mary Schmidt, et al. Harlem Renaissance: Art of Black America. New York: The Studio Museum in Harlem and Harry N. Abrams, 1987.

Driskell, David C. Hidden Heritage: Afro-American Art, 1800-1950. Bellevue, WA: Bellevue Art Museum, 1985.

Driskell, David C. The Other Side of Color. Rohnert Park, CA: Pomegranate Communications, 2001.

Driskell, David C. Two Centuries of Black American Art. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, 1976.

Driskell, David C, Hanks, Eric. The Artwork of Walter Williams. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2005.

Hanks, Eric. "A Child of the Universe; Speak Like a Child: Mildred Thompson and Walter Williams." International Review of African American Art, vol. 21, no. 2 (2007): 12-31.

Hanks, Eric. "A Song for his Father-William Pajaud and the Jazz Funeral Tradition." International Review of African American Art, vol. 17, no. 2 (2000): 3-13.

Hanks, Eric, ed. Distinctly Los Angeles: An African American Perspective. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2009.

Hanks, Eric. "Journey from the Crossroads-Palmer Hayden's Right Turn." International Review of African American Art, vol. 16, no. 1 (1999): 31-42.

Hanks, Eric, ed. Masterpieces of African American Art: An African American Perspective. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2008.

Hanks, Eric, ed. Masterpieces of African American Art: An African American Perspective. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2007.

Hanks, Eric, ed. Masterpieces of African American Art: An African American Perspective. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2006.

Hanks, Eric, ed. Masterpieces of African American Art: An African American Perspective. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2004.

Hanks, Eric, ed. Masterpieces of African American Art: An African American Perspective. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2003.

Hanks, Eric, ed. Masterpieces of African American Art: An African American Perspective. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2002.

Igoe, Lynn M. Two Hundred and Fifty Years of Afro-American Art: An Annotated Bibliography. New York, NY: R. R. Bowker, 1981.

Kennedy, Harriet Forte. An Independent Woman: The Life and Art of Meta Warrick Fuller. Framingham, MA: Danforth Museum, 1984.

Lewis, Samella. Art: African American. Los Angeles, CA: Hancraft Studios, 1990.

Lewis, Samella, Donohue, Marlena. Timeless Textured Threads: Artwork by Phoebe Beasley. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2005.

Locke, Alain. The Negro in Art. Washington, DC: Associates in Negro Folk Education, 1940.

McElroy, Guy C., et al. African American Artists, 1880-1987: Selections From the Evans-Tibbs Collection. Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 1989.

Nesbitt, Peter, DuBois, Michelle. Jacob Lawrence, Paintings, Drawings, and Murals (1935-1999): A Catalogue Raisonné. Seattle, WA: University of Washington Press, 2000.

Patten, Sharon F. African American Art. New York: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Porter, James A. Modern Negro Art, 3rd ed. Washington, D.C.: Howard University Press, 1992.

Riggs, Thomas, ed. St. James Guide to Black Artists. Detroit, MI: St. James Press, 1997.

Taha, Halima. Collecting African American Art. New York: Crown, 1998.

Teilhet, Jehanne, ed. Dimensions of Black. La Jolla, CA: La Jolla Museum of Art, 1970.

The Studio Museum in Harlem. The Harlem Renaissance. New York, NY: Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1987.

The Studio Museum in Harlem. Tradition and Conflict, Image of a Turbulent Decade, 1963-1973. New York, NY: The Studio Museum in Harlem, 1985.

Von Blum, Paul. The Artwork of William Pajaud. Santa Monica, CA: M. Hanks Gallery, 2003.

Von Blum, Paul. Resistance, Dignity and Pride: African American Artists in Los Angeles. Los Angeles, CA: CAAS Publications, UCLA, 2004.

William Pajaud: The Sights and Sounds of My New Orleans. Essays by John T. Biggers, Paul Von Blum, Mae Imani Tate, and John T. Scott. Los Angeles, CA: California African American Museum, 1999.

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