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7 Posts tagged with 'we-need-diverse-books'
April 14, 2017
Knock Down Your Reading WallsHello, Swoon Readers! We all have our own reading habits, genres or topics or types of characters that we love...
March 2, 2017
Swoon Author Jen Wilde: A Series of Surprising EventsI didn’t always want to be an author. In fact, up until my mid-twenties, it wasn’t even on my radar....
August 17, 2016
Writing Outside Your Experience: Handle With CareLately, it seems the whole world is abuzz with the issue of diversity. From #OscarsSoWhite, and the whitewashing of characters...
June 21, 2016
Queer YA 101: The Gender Binary and How We Talk About BooksLet's talk about books. And let's talk about how to talk about books without excluding certain groups of people! Inclusivity...
May 24, 2016
Queer YA 101: Why you shouldn’t describe characters as “homosexual”This is a follow-up to my first Queer YA 101 post about things to keep in mind when talking about...
May 3, 2016
Queer YA 101: Things to keep in mind when talking about books with queer characters (Part I)There are a series of questions that come up, implicitly or explicitly, pretty often when talking, thinking, and writing about...
December 18, 2015
Meet the author of WHAT HAPPENS AT SUPACON, Jen Wilde!We could not be more excited for all of you to meet the three authors who are joining the Swoon...