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Jacqueline Woodson, author of many books including the National Book Award-winning Brown Girl Dreaming (Nancy Paulsen Books, 2014), talks about how Dr. King's life and legacy have influenced her work, from her prize-winning grade school poem to her calling to write for children who might not see...
Published 01/17/22
Building off what Jacqueline Woodson said about her work against the absence of stories about people of color like her, listeners call in to share the first time they saw themselves reflected in literature or a piece of pop culture.
Published 01/17/22
Kai Wright, host of the WNYC podcast The United States of Anxiety, talks about the push for voting rights in the United States today and in history.
Published 01/17/22