Title Profile & Character Information

It Jes' Happened

Annotation
A biography of self-taught (outsider) artist Bill Traylor, a former slave who at the age of eighty-five began to draw pictures based on his memories and observations of rural and urban life in Alabama.

GenreNonFiction
Juvenile
Arts
Biography
TopicsArtists
Freed slaves
African Americans
Country life
City life
Sharecroppers
Art history
SettingAlabama
Rural
Urban