Race and Culture in Teen Literature: Companion Lists to VOYA June 2016
The following links lead to additional material for the articles in the June 2016 Special Issue of VOYA magazine, “Race and Culture in Teen Literature.” Each page is linked back to this index.
Who Publishes Diverse Books? by Rollie Welch
Links to the publishers discussed in Welch’s article are listed.
Securing Black Girls in Young Adult Literature by Edith Campbell
Campbell recommends a dozen books that make African-American teen girls visible.
The Latino Connection: Books by, about, or Related to Latinos by Diana Tixier Herald
The fifteen titles that are annotated in the print article are listed.
Writing While White: Reasoning Out Loud amidst the Noise by Patrick Jones
Jones provides an annotated list of eight of his titles about teens of color.
Reese lists ten of her favorite books by Native writers.
Crisp provides a list of recommended titles linked to their publisher sites.
On Autonomy: The Intersections of Ethnic Studies and Young Adult Literature by Sarah Park Dahlen
Recommended Reading List of Asian-American Young Adult and Ethnic Studies Titles
Sun provides a list of print and online resources for teachers and librarians.
Black Ink on White Paper by Kao Kalia Yang
Books by Yang.
Mixed-Race Identity and Power in YA Fiction by Amina Chaudhri
Five titles that feature mixed-race characters are listed.
Disability: A Shared Culture by Marieke Nijkamp
Nijkamp provides a valuable resource and explains how to evaluate a title.
Listen to the Bells: On Writing Indian Characters by Swati Avasthi
A dozen titles Avasthi calls “Unapologetically Asian Literature.“
Arab Youth through Arab Culture by Cathy Camper
Resources for books, film, music, and more about and for Arab teens.
Links are provided for Gronski’s list of free resources for programming.
Neri’s titles for teens are listed.