Diversity in Books
Panelists talked about diversity in book publishing. Panelists included Sandra Michele Echols, president of the New York Black Librarians' Caucus; Stacy Whitman, publisher of Tu Books; children’s book author and illustrator Javaka Steptoe; Syntychia Kendrick-Samuels, secretary of the New York Black Librarians' Caucus; and Vanesse Lloyd-Sgambati, founder of African American Children’s Book Project. close
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Vanesse Lloyd-Sgambati Founder African American Children's Book Project
- Elizabeth Nunez Distinguished Professor Hunter College
- Max Rodriguez Founder Harlem Book Fair
Sandra Michele Echols Presdient New York Black Librarians Caucus
Syntychia Kendrick-Samuels Secretary New York Black Librarians Caucus
Javaka Steptoe Author and Illustrator
Stacy Whitman Publisher Tu Books
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