Join us in Baltimore in 2019!
The Selection Committee for the Amelia Elizabeth Walden Award is currently accepting nominations for members to serve on the award committee. Those interested in applying to join the committee should download the application below (in Microsoft Word format), complete the … Continued
Stop by the ALAN booth in the NCTE Exhibit Hall. We’ll be at Booth #117 with ALAN swag, friendly faces, and a dozen different authors autographing over the course of the weekend. Friday, November 18 1-2 p.m. – Adam Silvera (Soho … Continued
10:25-10:45 The Risks of Writing Teens of Color Rahul Kanakia (Disney-Hyperion); Randi Pink (Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group) Chaired by Edith Campbell, Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 10:45-11:05 Expanding Visions of African American History Jennifer Latham (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers); Patricia … Continued
8:15-8:35 Individual Speaker: Maggie Stiefvater (Scholastic) Introduced by Steve Bickmore, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV 8:35-9:00 Life After High School: Teens Seeking New Lives and Worlds Kayla Cagan (Chronicle Books); Benjamin Alire Saenz (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt); Jeff Zentner (Random House) Chaired … Continued
2:50-3:10 Breaking All the Rules: M.T. Anderson (Candlewick Press) Introduced by Wendy Glenn, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT 3:10-3:30 Publishing as a Small Press Lee Byrd (Cinco Puntos); Phillippe Diederich (Cinco Puntos); Jessica Powers (Cinco Puntos) Chaired by cj Bott, Educational Consultant, Solon, OH … Continued