Indigenous People in Children's and Young Adult Literature

Dr. Debbie Reese
26 Feb 2020
7:00 PM
Great Hall, Memorial Union
  • Helen LeBaron Hilton Chair Series
  • School of Education
  • Committee on Lectures (funding by Student Government)

Dr. Debbie Reese is an independent scholar of Indigenous children’s literature and the teaching of Indigenous peoples and history in K-12, editor of American Indians in Children’s Literature.  In this lecture, Dr. Reese will examine depictions of Native peoples in children's books, past and present, and provide suggestions for how to become more skilled in selecting and presenting information about Indigenous peoples to children.  2019-2020 Helen LeBaron Hilton Chair Series