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Writers Against Racism: Author Zetta Elliott Discusses Trayvon Martin (part1)

Zetta is a definite pioneer when it comes to lecturing and writing about diverse issues and how these issues impact the literary community. That said, here’s part one of our discussion about the Trayvon Martin tragedy.


  1. […] to watch online (episode one of Great Expectations at and Amy Bodden Bowllan has posted Part 1 and Part 2 of our conversation about race and representation in the wake of the murder of Trayvon […]

  2. […] members of the children’s literature community spoke out about Trayvon. I can only think of two bloggers who clearly demonstrated an understanding of the connection between race, representation, […]