Fascinating exposure to the powers of quilting and women’s creative lives in African American communities.
“Control of the finished product becomes a metaphor for self-emancipation.” Breena Clarke
Through the lens of her brilliantly engaging novel, STAND THE STORM, Breena Clarke talks about textiles, quilting and enslavement.
View one of Harriet Powers’ stunning quilts:
more about Harriet Powers – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harriet_Powers
Discussing the African American experience in 19th Century Washington, D.C. Breena Clarke shares insights about the characters of STAND THE STORM.
Read an excerpt of STAND THE STORM: http://bit.ly/2kNABZR
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