About the Book
A photo essay illustrating the use of proverbial saying and holy Scriptures in the everyday life of the Ghanaians of West Africa. The use of these signs / sayings / Scriptures were posted, painted, and printed everywhere.
Here are a few example: The Lord Is My Shepherd, Exodus 14:14, Thank You Jesus Fashion Center, Hope in Christ Beauty Shop, Why Can’t I Thank Jesus Milk Shop, Heavens Gate Restaurant, Fear of the Lord Kitchen, Blood of Calvary Fashion Center, Thy Will Be Done Kente and Yarn, Shop at Trust and Obey, When Jesus Say Yes.
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Product Dimensions: 8 x 10 inches
Hardcover: 60 pages • 50 photos
ISBN: 978 0-615-27102-6
Dr. Clarence Talley Sr. is Director of Art at Prairie View A & M University. Dr. Talley holds four earned degrees and he is a Fulbright-Hays Scholar. He works in a variety of media and his art works have been shown nationally and internationally in numerous one man and group exhibitions. Dr. Talley’s subjects are diverse and range from traditional to contemporary. He interprets experiences and the human condition with passion and unrestrained vigor. As a paramount source of inspiration, Dr. Talley draws upon Biblical themes and narrations for motivation both visually and spiritually. He is listed in 250 Years of Afro American Art, Who’s Who Among African Americans, Who's Who in Black Houston and Who's Who Among America's Teachers.