November 23, 2015 8:35-10:00

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8:35 – 9:05 PUSHING FOR A REVOLUTION IN PUBLISHING: WHY WE NEED DIVERSE YA BOOKS

Participants: Margarita Engle Courtesy of Simon & Schuster, Inc.

Meg Medina (@Meg_Medina) Courtesy of Candlewick Press

Lyn Miller-Lachmann (@LMillerLachmann_) Courtesy of Running Press

Hannah Moskowitz (@hannahmosk) Courtesy of Chronicle Books

Adam Silvera (@AdamSilvera) Courtesy of Soho Press

Moderator: Ricki Ginsberg (@ReadwithPassion) University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

 

9:05 – 9:25 IN CONVERSATION

Participants: Matt de la Peña (@mattdelapena) Courtesy of Random House Children’s Books

Moderator: Dani King University of Connecticut,Storrs, CT

 

9:25 – 9:50 REAL RELUCTANT READERS SPEAK

Participants: Patrick Jones (@PatrickJonesYA) Courtesy of Lerner Publishing Group

 

9:50 – 10:00 INDIVIDUAL SPEAKER

Participant: Katherine Applegate (@kaaauthor) Courtesy of Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Moderator: Jillian Heise Indian Community School of Milwaukee, Franklin, WI

Gene Luen Yang (@geneluenyang) Courtesy of Macmillan Children’s Publishing Group

Real Reluctant Readers (TBA)

 

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