Title: 12 Artists with Disabilities
Series Title: No Barriers
Interest Level: 3-5
Description: The No Barriers series profiles a diverse selection of 12 men and women with disabilities who found success in all kinds of professions and pursuits. Focusing on their challenges and contributions as artists such as Scottish percussionist Evelyn Glennie who performs with great orchestras around the world even though she was deaf by the time she was 12. Internationally renowned BritishNigerian sculptor Yinka Shonibare is paralyzed on one side of his body. This book spotlights 12 artists from around the world who followed their dreams despite their disabilities. Each chapter includes attentiongrabbing photos and fascinating facts. Sidebars go beyond the basics, and prompts invite readers to think for themselves. A Learn More page zooms in on types of disability.
$22.95 Regular Price