Highlighting diversity-related lectures at the VCFA MFA program in Writing for Children & Young Adults with the most diverse class to graduate from the program.
Conversations on Diversity at VCFA
Uruguay: Your Questions Answered
“We’ve Lost a Library”: Walter Dean Myers, 1937-2014
Most recent articles
A brief, at times humorous, introduction to Uruguay, a country my family visited in December 2011, focusing on people, places, and history.
A tribute to African-American author Walter Dean Myers, with reflection on his writing and leadership on behalf of diverse books.
A review of the World Cup 2010 road trip documentary 3 Million, focusing on the Uruguayan national team and the father-and-son filmmakers.
Lessons about photography, art and life that I learned from coming in last place in a Lego photo competition.
A Master Builder Event to mark the release of The LEGO Movie DVD leads me to create a book-powered rocket and call myself a Master Builder.