As an educator and as a children’s literature specialist, my work centers children’s literature as a tool of cultural transmission and as a potential site of cultural transformation.
Articles & Resources
- “Ploughing the Field: Controversy and Censorship in US and UK YA Literature” roundtable, International Journal of Young Adult Literature, Nov 2023
- “Whose Side Are You On? Moral Consequences of Young Readers’ Responses to To Kill a Mockingbird,” Research on Diversity in Youth Literature, January, 2020
- Shake Up Your Shelves: building an inclusive bookshelf
I have reviewed children’s and young adult fiction and nonfiction for BookPage, The Horn Book, and Kirkus Reviews.