ACL Institute “All Due Respect” a Big Success: The 2015 ACL Institute “All Due Respect” focused on diversity, equity, and creating safe space for all youth, and was held last Friday, April 10th. Special thanks to the San Francisco Public Library for hosting this event, and special congratulations to the event’s coordinator Meredith Steiner!
The day featured several speakers including award-winning children’s author Jacqueline Woodson (seen above), as well as Malinda Lo, Maya Gonzalez, Laura Atkins, Nina Lindsay, and Aya de Leon. Be sure to check out the Bibliography of related websites compiled by Linda Perkins, available on the Institute page: http://www.bayviews.org/institute.html .
Two of the presentations at the Institute were videotaped, and should be uploaded onto the Institute webpage soon. You can see them here:
Congratulations to Meredith and everyone involved with putting on this event!