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What is multicultural literature? Cultural authenticity. Change in the “All White World of Children’s Literature” #WeNeedDiverseBooks. Mirrors, windows and sliding doors. Beyond folk, food and festivals. Diverse books in the classroom, all year round. Reading Effie Lee Newsome today. Celebrating children through poetry. Pride in our heritage, strength through our families. The new biographies. Default: A talk on the lack of diversity in literature. Database of Award-Winning Children's Literature. Censorship and the Black Child Can the Real Story Ever be Told?

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Still an All White World? Nancy Larrick's landmark 1965 study on race and c...: at USF Libraries. Transcultural Theory and the Study of Multicultural Literature. Where To Find Diverse Books. Where can you go to find diverse books?

Where To Find Diverse Books

Right here. Each of these sites offers lists of diverse titles. Our list of sites is not exhaustive, and we welcome suggestions of current, active sites that provide diverse book lists. Africa Access Review. Whose History is it Anyway? Professional Development Center: Multicultural Resources.