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Series Exhumes Out-of-Print Books by Black Authors

Originally posted on Longreads:
Since last January, author Michael A. Gonzales has been writing a monthly column for Catapult called “The Blacklist,” in which he rescues out-of-print texts by black…

June 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

“What Happened to Your Generation?” A question for African American Parents and Grandparents.

via YOUNG GIFTED & (why I sometimes think twice about telling) BLACK

June 8, 2018 · Leave a comment

7% is Not a Solution

Originally posted on Booktoss:
I must confess, I have a special place in my heart for big stats. Not for the reasons most researchers will give – I don’t think…

May 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

#KidLitWomen: An Open Letter to Well-Meaning White Women

Originally posted on Booktoss:
┬áLike a boil that can never be cured so long as it is covered up but must be opened with all its ugliness to the natural…

March 30, 2018 · Leave a comment

Time For Museum Accountability

via Why museum professionals need to talk about Black Panther

February 24, 2018 · Leave a comment

How to Start and Keep Writing After a Long Break

Originally posted on Read to Write Stories:
Publication Date: February 27, 2018. Pre-orders available now by clicking here. It’s the start of a new year, a time when dormant writing…

January 15, 2018 · Leave a comment

An important read about how much researching culture will only give you a portion of truth, history, and understanding.

via Understanding Mexican Nationalism and Mestizaje Through the Film “Coco”

November 28, 2017 · Leave a comment