Specialties: African American Literature, Young Adult Literature, Children’s Literature, Graphic Novel, Visual Culture
Current Research: Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks (2014). Winner of the 2016 Award for Best Scholarly Book from the Children’s Literature Association. Winner of 2015 Honor Book Award from the International Research Society for Children’s Literature.
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