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Vashti Harrison

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Vashti Harrison earned her MFA in Film/Video from CalArts and BA from the University of Virginia. Her experimental films and documentaries have shown around the world at film festivals. After a brief stint in television as a production coordinator, she is now a freelance graphic designer and a picture-book illustrator. She lives in Brooklyn, New York, USA

Books by Vashti Harrison

Little Leaders Visionary Women Around the World

From the New York Times bestselling creator of Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History comes the highly anticipated follow up, celebrating the lives of inspirational women around the world.

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Little Leaders: Brave Men in Black History

New York Times bestselling author-illustrator Vashti Harrison shines a bold, joyous light on black men through history.

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Little Leaders: Bold Women in Black History

40 beautifully-illustrated biographies of extraordinary women

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