DIVerse Families
 
Of Many Colors: Portraits of Multiracial Families

Title

Of Many Colors: Portraits of Multiracial Families

Illustrator

Gigi Kaeser, Peggy Gillespie

Publisher

University of Massachusetts Press

Pages

143 pages

Publication Year

1997

ISBN

9781558491007

Genre

nonfiction

Topic

Family Relationships; Racial Diversity; LGBTQ (Gender and Sexuality); Adoption; Single parent; Kinship care; Multiracial; Interracial; adopted children; single mother; grandparents raising grandchildren; multiracial families; interracial marriage

Annotation

Based on an award-winning photo exhibit, this collection of interviews and photographs documents the feelings and experiences of "thirty-nine families who have bridged the racial divide through interracial marriage or adoption."

Grade Level

6-8; 9-12

Family Formation

multiple families

Main Character

multiple

Diversity Impact

direct

LGBTQ+

male/male; female/female

Race/Ethnicities

African American / Hispanic / White

Keywords

portraits; interviews; racially mixed families

Item Type

Nonfiction

Format

picturebook

Of Many Colors: Portraits of Multiracial Families

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