Join Us for a Diversity Discussion at ALA in Las Vegas

Last year at the American Library Association (ALA) Annual Conference, we had a great turnout and discussion during our book buzz event. If you’ll be at ALA, join us again this year to keep the conversation going:

ALA Book Buzz 2014

Lately, everyone’s been talking about diversity in children’s books. We know where we are and where we need to be. But how do we get past “Diversity 101” and find ways to create lasting change? Join us for a special “Diversity 102” discussion on:

• New books from LEE & LOW’s imprints

• How to turn talk into change (e.g. the amazingly successful #weneeddiversebooks campaign)

• How to create truly inclusive book collections

• How to encourage more diversity at every level of the publishing chain

Details:
Sunday, June 29, 2014
3:30–4:00 PM
Las Vegas Convention Center
Exhibit Hall, Book Buzz Theater (located on the Exhibit Floor with the entrance located in Hall N3 next to Booth #2245)

Bring your friends, questions, and ideas. We look forward to seeing you there!

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  1. […] We’ll be at Booth 626 and we look forward to meeting many of you! We hope you can also join us on Sunday from 3:30-4:00 pm for our Book Buzz conversation on diversity: “Moving the Needle: Diversity in Children’s Books and How to Make a Difference.” […]

  2. […] Low, publisher at Lee & Low, took over the Book Buzz stage Sunday afternoon to talk about the issue and the fact that children’s books about individuals of color has been […]

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