About Multiculturalism Rocks!
This blog celebrates cultural diversity in children's literature and the people who make it happen. I find heritage months wonderful, however I also believe that one needs not to wait for a particular season to celebrate cultural diversity. Like any other mainstream successes, multicultural books are a wonderful source of information, provide a great escapism and, dare I say, promote world peace. What is there not to like? *smile*
With that in mind, be ready to read about Native Indian, Asian, Hispanic, African-American literature and many others, anytime of the month.
While I will do my best to post regularly, please keep in mind that the blog is still a work-in-progress, as I am balancing my academic obligations and other life altering matters.
Features, such as a blog roll of authors, publishers and more, will be added and updated on a regular basis.
Thank you for your patience.
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Top Posts & Pages
- Picture Book: FINDING LINCOLN, by Ann Malaspina, Colin Bootman (Illustrator)
- Author/Illustrator Interview: Edna Cabcabin Moran, Part 1 of 2
- Foreign Books Worth Knowing: THE DARK CHILD, by Camara Laye
- Cultural Diversity & The Emmy Awards - With Thanks to Publisher Lee & Low Books
- Book Review: PEACEBUILDERS, DAISAKU IKEDA & JOSEI TODA, by M. LaVora Perry
Tag Archives: Indian women
Some favorite quotes (would copy-paste the whole book if it wasn’t unethical) “Santoshi couldn’t tell me where she lived, but the very polite young man whose armpit was hosting my ear offered translation services…” p. 12 “So Santoshi has been … Continue reading