Have faith...Faith Ringgold

Catherine Harper

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Abstract

Faith Ringgold, originally a painter, makes painted story quilts, mixtures of painted and quilted fabrics, pictorial in content, frank in form, and accessible in style. Apparently simple, they tell stories of lives lived as African‐America women and men in a culture constructed from their blood, sweat and tears, and often neglectful of their needs and aspirations…
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)20-23
Number of pages4
JournalSelvedge
Volume4
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2005

Bibliographical note

© Dr. Catherine Harper

Keywords

  • Faith Wilding
  • quilt
  • black feminist
  • African-American woman

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