NEWS & REVIEWS

June 5, 2019 - BBC RADIO SCOTLAND - highlights interview with Ashley Bryan to commemorate the 75th Anniversary of D-Day, interview appears 24:00-28:00

August 13, 2018 PORTLAND PRESS HERALD - Ashley Bryan, 95, ‘always honored’ to have a new show, by Bob Keyes

February 1, 2018 - "ASHLEY BRYAN, CORRAGIO, AND DEFENDING THE COMMON GOOD" by Bill Nichols.

January/February 2018 - ART NEW ENGLAND ONLINE -  ASHLEY BRYAN by Carl Little. 

December, 2017 - BOOKLIST DVD REVIEW -  "This lovely portrait is perfect for students and others interested in learning more about the personable and talented writer and illustrator."  —Brian Wilson. The film was also selected for the Booklist Editors' Choice Video 2017! 

December 2017 - PRESS RELEASE - "I KNOW A MAN... ASHLEY BRYAN" WINS THE HECTOR LEONARDI ART & INSPIRATION AWARD  "The Hector Leonardi Art & Inspiration Award goes to Richard Kane’s I Know a Man..Ashley Bryan that embraces the vibrancy of an artist who whose experimentations in painting, puppetry and illustration expand our spirits and lives..."  Jacqui Lofaro, Founder and Executive Director of the Hamptons DOCFEST .    

October, 2017 - VALLEY NEWS - "FILM SHOWS A FORMER DARTMOUTH PROFESSOR'S BUOYANT SPIRIT" by Nicola Smith. 

August 7, 2017 - MAINE TODAY - FILM SHOWS THAT MAINE ARTIST ASHLEY BRYAN IS A MAN YOU WANT TO KNOW    by Dennis Perkins

June, 2017 - AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION - NOW SHOWING @ ALA FILM PROGRAM

 

PRESS DOWNLOADS

African Burial Ground, National Park Service Screening, New York City.

African Burial Ground, National Park Service Screening, New York City.

April 28, 2017 - MONADNOCK LEDGER-TRANSCRIPT - I KNOW A MAN, Peterborough, NH

March 13, 2017 - MAINE TODAY - PORTLAND MUSEUM HOSTS ASHLEY BRYAN MOVIE AS PART OF ITS KIDS’ FILM FEST by Bob Keyes.

March 7, 2017 - PRESS RELEASE - L/A ANNOUNCES ASHLEY BRYAN DAYS IN LA

January 23, 2016 - PORTLAND PRESS HERALD -  MAINE AUTHOR ASHLEY BRYAN’S BOOK ABOUT SLAVES WINS NEWBERY HONOR AWARD by Bob Keyes.

November 11, 2016 - NEW YORK TIMES - BLACK LIVES DIDN´T MATTER. NEW CHILDREN´S BOOKS TELL SLAVES´ REAL STORIES by Jabari Asim.

November 2016 - PORTLAND MONTHLY - MOST INTRIGUING - Interviews by Michael Schoch, Sarah Moore, Olivia Gunn, and Benjamin Rybeck. Scroll to #7 to read Ashley´s interview.

July 15, 2016 - WERU.ORG RADIO INTERVIEW WITH ASHLEY BRYAN AND FILMMAKERS RICHARD KANE AND ROBERT SHETTERLY.