Virginia Hamilton

Virginia Hamilton

Virginia Esther Hamilton was a multi-award winning African-American children's books author. She wrote 41 books, including 'M. C. Higgins, the Great' , for which she won the U.S. National Book Award in category Children's Books Wikipedia*

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Virginia Hamilton has one video in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2008 Interview.

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Correspondent - c. January 8, 2008 Videos: 1

Recent Appearances

  • Virginia Hamilton Oral History

    Virginia Hamilton Oral History

    Virginia Hamilton talked about her life, focusing on her work as a journalist on the home front during World War II. In this oral…

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