Alan Govenar

ALAN GOVENAR is a writer, folklorist, photographer, and filmmaker. He is the president of Documentary Arts, Inc., a Dallas-based nonprofit organization he founded in 1985 to present new perspectives on historical issues and diverse cultures. His books for young readers include "Stompin' at the Savoy: The Story of Norma Miller"; "Extraordinary Ordinary People: Five American Masters of Traditional Art""s"; and "Osceola: Memories of a Sharecropper's Daughter" (Orbis Pictus Honor Award, American...See more