Stonewall Authors Scheduled Appearances at ALA Annual Conference

If you cannot attend the Stonewall Book Awards Brunch, or cannot wait until Monday morning to meet a favorite author, here is a list of Stonewall Author appearances in the ALA Exhibits Hall.  Stop by and say hello. Stonewall Authors Scheduled Appearances at 2011 ALA Annual Conference Date Author Citation Location Award Sunday, 26 June, […]

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Tickets Still Available to Stonewall Book Awards Brunch

Going to ALA Annual Conference?  Celebrate & support LGBTQ literature.  Attend the Stonewall Book Awards Brunch on Monday, June 27, 2011 – 10:30am – 2:00pm. Tickets You can get your tickets in the following ways: Haven’t registered for Annual yet?  You can add the Stonewall Book Awards Brunch to your registration during the normal process.  […]

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Beautiful Response to Book Banning: Revolutionary Readings

American Libraries “Year in Review 2010,” which noted GLBTRT’s Speaking OUT Against Bullying List, also described a successful book ban in Burlington County (NJ). One resident succeeded in getting Revolutionary Voices: A Multicultural Queer Youth Anthology pulled from both the Rancocas Valley Regional High School library and the Burlington County Library System. Awesome Montclair State […]

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American Libraries ‘Year in Review 2010’ article notes GLBTRT’s Speaking OUT Against Bullying List in a Censorship Context

Tenth on American Libraries’ Year in Review 2010 list is Censorship. Our Speaking OUT Against Bullying Resource is discussed in the context of book banning campaigns.   One book banning, we noted on our Twitter/Facebook page was in Burlington County, New Jersey.  One resident succeeded in getting Revolutionary Voices: A Multicultural Queer Youth Anthology pulled from both the […]

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2011 GLBTRT Stonewall Awards & Book Lists Garner Attention

If you see our awards or books lists mentioned in the news, let us know at glbtrt@gmail.com.  We will link to all mentions here as we hear about them. References to Stonewall Book Awards in News & Blogs Kirkus Reviews: The Oscars of Teen Lit (3/7/2011) San Diego G&L News: Inspiring novel about transgender teenage […]

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ALA Youth Media Awards Article Notes GLBTRT

Our own Stonewall Children’s and Young Adult Literature Award is featured prominently in a American Libraries article about the coming announcement of the Youth Media Award winners. The event will happen on Monday, January 10, from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. in San Diego California during the American Library Association’s Midwinter Meeting. The coveted awards honor […]

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Stonewall Children’s and Young Adult Literature Award Attracts Attention

[Update: 7 November, 2010, We’re thrilled the story continues to spread to a wonderful range of news outlets such as: The New York Times, The Spectrum – University at Buffalo, The New Yorker’s Book Bench, Public Library Association blog , American Library Association’s Public Information Office blog, the Courier-Journal of Louisville. Links are added below.] […]

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