Talk with Author Grace Lin- The Books Are Not Enough: Windows, Mirrors, and the Bookshelves of our Community
When we talk about diversity in books, we often talk about "windows and mirrors." But what does that mean? Why is it important? And, if we can agree that diversity in children’s books is important, can we do more than pay it lip service? How can we use these books to help create a more accepting and welcoming community?
In this extended presentation of her popular TEDx talk, Newbery Honor author Grace Lin shares childhood anecdotes, personal publishing experiences and strategies to support diversity through children’s books.
Librarians, Teachers and Parents welcome!
- Wednesday, November 1, 2017
- 6:00pm - 8:00pm
- Coolidge Museum