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

Event Start Date: Sunday, May 2, 2021 - 5:00 pm

Event End Date: Sunday, May 2, 2021 - 7:00 pm

Add to Calendar Sunday, May 2, 2021 5:00 pm Sunday, May 2, 2021 7:00 pm America/New York MacLeod Lecture: Queerer and Queerer: 50 Years of LGBTQIA+ representation in books for young people

 

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.


 

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.

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