Pen Name: None
Born: 1909 in Chicago, Illinois
Died: 2006 in New York, New York
Dunham was born in Chicago. As a childe, she lived in Glen Ellyn, the south side of Chicago and Joliet, Illinois.
Biographical and Professional Information
Dunham was an American dancer, choreographer, and company director as well as an author, educator, and social activist. Dunham had one of the most successful dance careers in American and European theater of the 20th century and has been called the "matriarch and queen mother of black dance."
- Katherine Dunham`s Journey to Accompong, Holt, 1946
- A Touch of Innocence, Harcourt, 1959
- Island Possessed, Harcourt, 1969
- Kasamance, A Fantasy, Third Press, 1974
Titles for Purchase and at Your Library
Journey to Accompong
Release Date: 1972-01-27
A Touch of Innocence: A Memoir of Childhood
Release Date: 1994-06-01
Release Date: 1994-06-25
Kasamance: A Fantasy
Release Date: 1974
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