Episode 48! The Future is Female: A conversation at AWP, by Sarah Aronson
Welcome to episode 48 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, we feature the essay, “The Future is Female: A conversation at AWP” by Sarah Aronson. You can read Sarah’s essay HERE.
About Sarah Aronson
Sarah Aronson began writing for kids and teens when someone in an exercise class dared her to try. Since then, she has earned an MFA in Writing for Children and Young Adults from Vermont College of Fine Arts, and published three stand alone novels: Head Case, Beyond Lucky, and Believe. Her most recent books are part of a new young MG series, The Wish List (Scholastic, 2017-2018) as well as a forthcoming picture book biography, Just Like Rube Goldberg (Beach Lane Books), illustrated by Robert Neubecker.
Sarah loves working with other writers in one of her classes at the amazing Highlights Foundationor Writers on the Net (www.writers.com). She is also the cofounder of the Writing Novels for Young People Retreat at VCFA. She has served as an SCBWI mentor in both Illinois and Michigan, and is now the PAL coordinator for Illinois.