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Elizabeth Shackelford

Roberton’s syllabus consists of five books centering on LGBTQ+ Black characters, most of which are geared towards middle-grade children and young adults.

Teaching the queer Black novel

"Emerging Narratives: Black Queer Youth in Literature and Theory," a class of Tichara Robertson's design, will focus on literature that centers LGBTQ+ Black characters, particularly in middle-grade and young-adult novels.

As we depart from sunny vacation into the new semester and new season, do not despair.

A&E Book Club: Three books to read this September

While days relaxing at the pool may be far gone, the days of warm lattes, cozy sweaters, and late-night horror films lie ahead — and what glorious days they will be. Here are three books to help inaugurate the new semester and get into the spooky fall spirit. 

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