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30 Years of the Virginia Hamilton Conference

January 27, 2014


“Pearls of Wisdom: Celebrating 30 Years of the Virginia Hamilton Conference” The 30th Annual Virginia Hamilton Conference on Multicultural Literature for Youth will be held on Thursday, April 3, and Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Kent State University Student Center. The conference provides a forum for discussion of multicultural themes and issues in literature […]

Virginia Hamilton Grant

January 4, 2012


Virginia Hamilton and Arnold Adoff Creative Outreach Grant For Teachers and Librarians The 7th Annual Virginia Hamilton and Arnold Adoff Creative Outreach Grants for Teachers and Librarians call for proposals is on its way.  Two grants up to $1,000 each will be given. One grant will be given to a teacher and another to a […]

Marching Womens History: Birthdays

March 12, 2011


Happy 12 March birthday to Virginia Hamilton and Naomi Shihab Nye I really needed a smile today. It’s beginning to feel like this world is falling apart and I just wanted a feel good kind of thought. So, I found some really nice things by these wonderful ladies. I hope they make you feel good, […]


April 11, 2010


It’s a cool morning here in the heartland. I spent much of the day yesterday, a beautiful, sunny warm day, driving home from the Virginia Hamilton Conference in Kent OH. Kent is to the north and east of me, thus leading me to light snowflakes when the temperatures fell on Friday. It’s cool here in […]