I was thrilled to be on WGBH’s Basic Black show. The topic was Reading, Writing, and Banning Children’s Books with host Callie Crossley.
The panelists are:
- Denise Adusei of #BlackCreatorsHq #BlackCreatorsInKidLit and #LatinxPitch
- Jabari Asim, author and professor at Emerson College
- author Rajani LaRocca
- and me!
Here is the show:
Please join our conversation by adding your comments below. Thanks so much for watching!
p.s. Related posts:
Top 10 Must-Read Banned Books for Kids
Top 10: Challenged or Banned Books
My Books Recs for Banned Book Week September 23-29
Books to Read for Banned Book Week
Top 10: Banned or Challenged Books to READ!
The Hunger Games and Age Appropriateness
3rd Grade Chapter Books from My 3rd Grade Son
Book Club for Boys: Percy Jackson and The Lightening Thief
Dystopian YA Like The Giver, Legend and Hunger Games
Creating a Diverse & Inclusive Family Library at Tough Talk Tuesday
Harvard’s Schlesinger Library Documenting #MeToo in KidLit
To examine any book more closely at Amazon, please click on image of book.
As an Amazon Associate, I earn from qualifying purchases.
BEST #OWNVOICES CHILDREN’S BOOKS: My Favorite Diversity Books for Kids Ages 1-12 is a book that I created to highlight books written by authors who share the same marginalized identity as the characters in their books.