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Category Archives: Conferences/Meetings/Institutes
As Lizette Serano took the stage for the Scholastic Preview yesterday some of her first and best words were, “BE WHO YOU ARE.” We were about to be treated to Readers’ Theater by Jennifer Nielsen, Jennifer Holm, Alex Gino, Craig … Continue reading
In addition to the Gay Pride celebrations in San Francisco this weekend, we also had an opportunity to celebrate & honor award-winning authors as they accepted their well-deserved accolades. You can now read the acceptance speeches online. (How cool is … Continue reading
I write this blog post as I’m sitting in the San Francisco Airport, waiting to depart for home. My shuttle got me here about 3 hours before my flight is scheduled to leave. Luckily, I have some great books to … Continue reading
#alaac15 provides space for meetings of all kinds. Although we’re apparently not that “uncommon,” yesterday I attended a meet-up of ukulele-playing librarians at the ALA Networking Uncommons. We exchanged emails, discussed creating a group FB page and played a few … Continue reading
Warning: paraphrase alert!
Sunday’s Pura Belpré 19th annual award ceremony featured a vibrant mix of illuminating speeches, laughter, and entertainment that celebrated Latino Children’s Literature. Highlights included: Yuyi Morales’s acceptance speech in which she vividly recounted her positive and life-changing experiences as a … Continue reading
Warning: these are paraphrases!