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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

Publication Year

1997

ISBN

9781558491007

Pages

143 pages

Genre

nonfiction

Format

picturebook

Item Type

Nonfiction

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

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

Main Character

multiple

Race/Ethnicities

African American / Hispanic / White

Family Formation

multiple families

LGBTQ+

male/male; female/female

Keywords

portraits; interviews; racially mixed families

Diversity Impact

direct

Of Many Colors: Portraits of Multiracial Families

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