Ann K. Symons Elected ALA Honorary Member

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By Emilia Marcyk Long-time LGBTQ advocate Ann K. Symons was named as an ALA Honorary Member at Midwinter 2017. The honor recognizes her contributions to intellectual freedom, access and service to the LGBTQ community. She will receive official recognition during the Opening General Session at ALA Annual in 2017. Symons was previously awarded the ALA […]


In Memoriam: Sandra Moran

By John Mack Freeman (thanks to Nel Ward for the tip!) Sandra Moran, teacher and author of Letters Never Sent, Nudge, and All We Lack, passed away this week. Via Lambda Literary: A native Kansan, Sandra Moran was born on December 20, 1968. Her varied employment history spoke to her sense of intellectual adventure. She worked as a political speechwriter, […]