Saturday, April 4, 2020

Tag: Jacqueline Woodson

The Sign John Lewis Saw That Made...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=I5hth0VvSyA A Black History Month segment is revealing the moments some leading Black voices realized their blackness. The "CBS This Morning" segment included appearances from authors and...

Woodson Named ‘Young People’s Literature’ Ambassador

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacqueline Woodson, the country's next National Ambassador for Young People's Literature, originally had someone else in mind for the job. "It's...

Daniel Handler’s Racist ‘Watermelon’ Joke at Awards...

During the 2014 National Book Awards ceremony this week, Black author Jacqueline Woodson was presented with the Young People’s Literature Award—only to have the...