Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Elder Grace: The Nobility of Aging” as Want to Read:
Elder Grace: The Nobility of Aging
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Elder Grace: The Nobility of Aging

4.12 of 5 stars 4.12  ·  rating details  ·  8 ratings  ·  1 review
Elder Grace is a love song to the nobility of aging, with a personal foreword from Maya Angelou. This powerful book based on the traveling photographic exhibition of the same name features eighty personal portraits of African American elders and their thoughts about the experience of aging.


The process of aging for some elder people can translate into a mysterious reservoir

...more
Paperback, 128 pages
Published February 4th 2004 by Bulfinch Press (first published October 1st 2000)
more details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Elder Grace, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Elder Grace

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-20 of 20)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  rating details
Mara Shaw
Stunningly beautiful portrait photography of African American elders with quotes on what they know having lived. So full of hope that life is joyous, aging is not decay, but a time to share wisdom and still remain grateful and curious. Simply lovely.
Natalie
Natalie marked it as to-read
Apr 16, 2015
Rose Lucas
Rose Lucas marked it as to-read
Jan 08, 2015
Geri Thomas
Geri Thomas marked it as to-read
Jul 08, 2014
Deloris Claiborne
Deloris Claiborne marked it as to-read
Jun 16, 2014
Joyce
Joyce marked it as to-read
Jun 01, 2014
Olivia Sanchez
Olivia Sanchez marked it as to-read
May 31, 2014
Alicia
Alicia marked it as to-read
Mar 16, 2012
Jen Jenson
Jen Jenson marked it as to-read
Mar 01, 2012
Selita
Selita marked it as to-read
Oct 15, 2011
Odette
Odette marked it as to-read
Jan 25, 2010
Shari
Shari marked it as to-read
Nov 09, 2007
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »
Feeling the Spirit Echo of the Spirit: A Photographers Journey A Birthday Rose Address Book Through These Eyes: The Photographs of P. H. Polk Drums Of Life; A Photographic Essay On The Black Man In America

Share This Book