Our Rice Village in Cambodia

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Publication: 1963

A pioneer in depicting multiculturalism in children's literature, Ezra Jack Keats provided the illustrations to this story about the everyday life of a young boy and his family in Cambodia. This book was released shortly after Keats' groundbreaking, Caldecott Award winning book, The Snowy Day. The publication of this book coincides with the U.S. military's involvement in Southeast Asia.

Title

Our Rice Village in Cambodia

Date

Publication: 1963

Description

A pioneer in depicting multiculturalism in children's literature, Ezra Jack Keats provided the illustrations to this story about the everyday life of a young boy and his family in Cambodia. This book was released shortly after Keats' groundbreaking, Caldecott Award winning book, The Snowy Day. The publication of this book coincides with the U.S. military's involvement in Southeast Asia.

Rights

Copyright; use considered fair according to the ARL Code of Best Practices in Fair Use

Format

Children's books

Source

Peabody Library, PZ9 .T557 Ou

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Citation

“Our Rice Village in Cambodia,” Gallery, accessed September 22, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/908.