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Q&A: Author Of Book About Larry Itliong Talks About Why She Writes About Filipino-American History

Journey For Justice: The Life of Larry Itliong is the first Filipino-American children’s history book written about Larry Itliong that covers his fight against discrimination, unfair wages and poor working … Continue reading

March 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

When men read, children listen

Real Men Read is a program in which men from a variety of professions read aloud to kids in classrooms once a month. Volunteers in Richmond, mostly African American, are participating in a national initiative to emphasize reading … Continue reading

May 7, 2015 · Leave a comment

Sherman Alexie offers humor and commentary on banned books

Acclaimed Indian novelist Sherman Alexie spoke to audiences at Fresno State last month, in a commentary infused with humor about the ineffectiveness of book-banning efforts. “It’s really hilarious to me that … Continue reading

April 27, 2015 · Leave a comment

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