Here at Kidlit These Days, Karina Yan Glaser, NYT bestselling author of the Vanderbeekers series, and I are your kidlit connoisseurs, pairing the best of children’s literature with what’s going on in the world today.
TODAY'S EPISODE: Pride
Karina and Matthew talk about the LGBTQ representation in children’s literature, anti-queerness and parallels with colorism and racism, and what LGBTQ-centered stories can mean for kids who have not yet encountered queer individuals. Joining is special guest Kacen Callender, author of Hurricane Child.
Go to Book Riot's website to listen to Episode 8, "Pride" or use the following link: https://bookriot.com/listen/pride/
New episodes post every other Thursday. We look forward to hanging out in your favorite podcast app!