University of Arizona Campus  •  March 2 - 3, 2019  •  9:30am to 5:30pm
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Immigrants and Refugees Across the World

This session examines how recent children's books address immigration around the world as well as locally on the Mexico/U.S. border, including the relation of these books to current political debates. Participants will have time to browse the books.

Kathleen Crawford-McKinney

Kathleen Crawford-McKinney is an avid children's book lover, poetry writer, and storyteller. She works in the city of Detroit, at Wayne State University, with students and teachers to explore global children's literature as an avenue to reflect and connect to people around the globe....

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Arizona Daily Star
University of Arizona

Presenting Sponsors

Tucson Medical Center

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Friends of the Festival
Pima County Public Library
Stocker Foundation
University of Arizona BookStores
University of Arizona - Facilities Management
Western National Parks Association
William & Mary Ross Foundation

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Arizona Office Technologies
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Marshall Foundation

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