Equity in Children’s Literature: Building Cultural Competency in Today’s Publishing Industry 2019
- Highlights Foundation
- Jun 14 - 16, 2019 (3 days)
- $799.00 - Program Price
Begin the hard work needed to learn about and fight for representation of culture differences in children’s books and our world.
Building cultural competency is an important first step in expanding the diversity of books and readers. An ally in the fight for cultural representation in children’s books must understand the complexities of cultural competency to foster racial equity in communities, classrooms, and on the bookshelf. Writers in particular must gain tools in cultural competency before writing outside their own experiences.