Gender & Sexuality
Poetry reading is up in America, but there’s still more work to be done to sustain readers
Reading proficiency in Flint down to a startling 10% years after water crisis began
Lupita Nyong’o is writing a children’s book tackling colorism & self-love for little Black girls
NPR releases Best Books of 2017 app, here are some picks by Black writers
Jesmyn Ward becomes the 1st woman and Black author to win National Book Award for fiction twice
Promoting literacy: Florida barbershop hands out books to young customers
How schools shame poor students
Blackkklansman continues the tradition of letting white women off the hook
The audacity of Aretha Franklin—a voice for Black liberation
Mexico’s first studio-driven fiction film with an all Black cast is criticized for anti-Black representation
PA Supreme Court publishes bombshell report on clergy abuse, 300 priests named over 30 years
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