Prizing Children’s Literature: The Cultural Politics of Children’s Book Awards, edited by Kenneth B. Kidd and Joseph T. Thomas, Jr., Routledge Press, Chapter 8: Peter’s Legacy: The Ezra Jack Keats Book Award, November 10, 2016
A Nation of Neighborhoods: Imagining, Cities, Communities and Democracy in Postwar America, by Benjamin Looker, Ph.D., Univ. of Chicago Press, Chapter 6: Brilliant Corners: Representing the Inner City, from Outside and from Within, 2015
Celebrate Ezra Jack Keats, by Carolyn S. Brodie. School Library Media Activities Monthly, Vol. 19, Issue 7, 2003
The Enduring Charm of Children’s Books, by Barbara Elleman. American Libraries, Vol. 26, Issue 7, 1995
The Ezra Jack Keats Collection A library within the De Grummond Children’s Literature Collection of the entire literary estate of Ezra Jack Keats, including original manuscripts, art, correspondence and awards
A library of digitized Keats books, and film versions by Weston Woods. Books written or illustrated by Keats, including out-of-print titles, can be borrowed by people with reading disabilities.
Here’s a catalogue of all things Ezra—books, DVDs, dolls, even musical productions, all created or inspired by Keats. The EJK Foundation does not sell Keats-related products, but we can steer you to companies that do. Enjoy!