Episode 32! Gender Inequity: Caldecott by the Numbers & the CSK Illustrator Awards by Christine Taylor-Butler
Welcome to episode 32 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 Christine Taylor-Butler reads her essays “Gender Inequity: Caldecott by the Numbers and the CSK Illustrator Awards ” . You can read Christine's essay in its HERE (part 1) and HERE (part 2). Tune in for Wednesday’s episode for a discussion with Christine and Jacqueline Davies about this essay.
About Christine Taylor-Butler
Christine Taylor-Butler is the award-winning author of more than 75 children’s books, many in the well-loved Scholastic True Book and New Nonfiction Readers series. A graduate of MIT, Christine holds dual degrees in Civil Engineering and Art & Design. She is a trained civil engineer and an educational council chairperson. Her short stories and essays have appeared in The Horn Book and Scholastic's Read and Rise magazine. She lives in Kansas City, Missouri.
You can find out more about her at http://www.christinetaylorbutler.com