Today, Ernie helps me answer a question that a lot of kids ask me during my school visits.
Considering that I’ve worked with Ekua Holmes, Victo Ngai, Don Tate, Troy Cummings, Ashley Spires, and Tom Lichtenheld, among other artists, today’s question is a great one.
Today’s question from a recent school visit is one I love answering and could go on and on about, though I managed to keep my reply here to a minute or so:
At a recent school visit, a student asked who or what inspired me to write What Do You Do with a Voice Like That? The Story of Extraordinary Congresswoman Barbara Jordan. Here’s my answer.