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Notes From the Swamp

Notes From the Swamp: AWP 2018 by Vidhu Aggarwal There was talk at AWP: why Tampa, Florida? Driving down from Orlando, I am part of the I-4 corridor–a strip of freeway connecting terraformed vacation spots. And yet, despite all the energies spent on draining, Disneyfying, master-planning this bit of artificial paradise, the swamp is always encroaching.

Erasures, White Shame: We Need to Talk

Erasures, White Shame: We Need to Talk. An AWP 2018 panel presented in Tampa, FL, on Friday, March 9, 2018, moderated by Natalia Treviño. Thank you everyone for us for this very necessary conversation. I’d like to begin by introducing all of our panel members, sharing some opening thoughts, my questions, and then asking each

AWP 18 Round-Up: Aggarwal, Morris, & The White Shame Panel

Some Notes and Reflections on AWP, Tampa from Vidhu Aggarwal, Tracie Morris, Natalia Treviño, Ching-In Chen, LeeAnne Howe, Rita Dove and Wendy Barker. Notes from the Swamp  Reflections on AWP 2018 by Vidhu Aggarwal There was talk at AWP: why Tampa, Florida? Driving down from Orlando, I am part of the I-4 corridor–a strip of freeway

Pre-Order Letters to the Future

Letters to the Future: Black Women / Radical Writing, edited by Erica Hunt and Dawn Lundy Martin is now available for pre-order through August 1, for $30. Place your order here.   Edited by Erica Hunt and Dawn Lundy Martin A collection of poems, essays, elder conversations, and visual works, Letters to the Future: Black WOMEN

Culturally Responsive Teacher Institute–Sept 8

  Kore Press Offers A Teacher Institute on Culturally Responsive Pedagogy { for librarians and educators } Thursday, June 7, 2018–SOLD OUT Next offering of this Institute will be Saturday, Sept 8, 2018, so folks who are interested will have another opportunity to attend. Hosted by City Center for Collaborative Learning The day-long institute includes a morning and