Episode Twelve! THE MOVEMENT WILL FAIL WITHOUT INTERSECTIONALITY: an Essay by Tracey Baptiste
Welcome to episode twelve of our kidlitwomen* podcast! Every week this podcast will feature an essay about an issue in the children's literature community (Monday) and a discussion about the essay (Wednesday).
In this episode, author Tracey Baptiste reads her essay "THE MOVEMENT WILL FAIL WITHOUT INTERSECTIONALITY." You can read Tracey's essay in its entirety HERE. Tune in for Wednesday’s episode with a discussion with Tracey about this essay.
About Tracey Baptiste
Tracey Baptiste is the New York Times bestselling author of Minecraft: The Crash, as well as the creepy Caribbean series The Jumbies, which includes The Jumbies (2015), Rise of the Jumbies (2017), and The Jumbie God’s Revenge (scheduled for 2019). She has also written the contemporary YA novel Angel’s Grace and 9 non-fiction books for kids in elementary through high school.
Tracey is a former elementary school teacher and is on the faculty at Lesley University’s Creative Writing MFA program.