From the Americans Who Tell the Truth portrait series
MY HERO Project seeks unique works of art by professional and student artists that celebrate the lives and courageous acts of heroes who work to promote change by positively affecting others and their communities. Completed artwork should reflect thoughtful ideas to show how the selected hero demonstrates heroic action and creates positive social change.
Enter the 2022 MY Hero Songwriting Contest!
Otha Richard Sullivan, PhD (Jackson, MI), is a former science teacher and middle school guidance counselor with the Detroit Public School System. He has taught teachers how to integrate African American scientific history into their classes. He is also author of African American Inventors (Wiley: (0-471—14804-0). Jim Haskins (New York, NY) is the award-winning author of more than 100 books for young readers.