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MacLeod Lecture: Queerer and Queerer: 50 Years of LGBTQIA+ representation in books for young people

Event Start Date:
Sunday, May 02, 2021 - 05:00 PM
Event End Date:
Sunday, May 02, 2021 - 07:00 PM
Add to Calendar 2021-05-02 17:00:00 2021-05-02 19:00:00 MacLeod Lecture: Queerer and Queerer: 50 Years of LGBTQIA+ representation in books for young people   Established in 1999 by the University of Maryland College of Information Studies, the MacLeod lecture honors the work and passion of Anne Scott MacLeod, a noted authority on children’s literature and a faculty member emerita of the University of Maryland. The MacLeod lecture is devoted to introducing scholarly issues associated with children’s literature to a broad audience. The 2021 Anne Scott MacLeod Lecture, "Queerer and Queerer: 50 Years of LGBTQIA+ representation in books for young people," will offer a survey and conversation between reader/writer/publisher Arthur A. Levine and reader/writer/teacher Sarah Moon (MIDDLETOWN) on the journey from total invisibility to increased representation. Register for this Event America/New_York public

 

MacLeod LectureEstablished in 1999 by the University of Maryland College of Information Studies, the MacLeod lecture honors the work and passion of Anne Scott MacLeod, a noted authority on children’s literature and a faculty member emerita of the University of Maryland. The MacLeod lecture is devoted to introducing scholarly issues associated with children’s literature to a broad audience.

The 2021 Anne Scott MacLeod Lecture, "Queerer and Queerer: 50 Years of LGBTQIA+ representation in books for young people," will offer a survey and conversation between reader/writer/publisher Arthur A. Levine and reader/writer/teacher Sarah Moon (MIDDLETOWN) on the journey from total invisibility to increased representation.

Register for this Event