The Importance of Diverse Children’s Literature

The Importance of Diverse Children’s Literature Presented by Nancy D. Tolson. In this program, Dr. Tolson discusses the diverse children’s literature that should be included in every library, classroom, and home. She explains the movement of diversity in the field of publishing children’s literature and the authors and illustrators that have made a powerful change. … Read more

The History of Black Children’s Literature

The History of Black Children’s Literature Presented by Nancy D. Tolson. This presentation begins with late 19th century Negro children’s literature to the evolution of the present-day Black children’s literature and features a colorful Power Point. Click here for the Speakers Bureau Application.

Black Southern Folklore – Storytelling

Black Southern Folklore – Storytelling Presented by Nancy D. Tolson. This program explores and celebrates the art of storytelling through the tales founded in the southern states of the U.S. with specific origins from South Carolina. Click here for the Speakers Bureau Application.