Tucson Festival of Books

HeeYoung Kim (she/her/hers)


HeeYoung Kim is an Assistant Professor at West Texas A&M University, teaching reading and children's literature. She is a transnational scholar who previously taught at elementary schools in Seoul, Korea. 

Communities: Asian American


Scheduled events:
Reading the World: Exciting New Global Books
Explore the most recent global and international award-winning books that invite K-8 readers to read the world. The presenters share the most recent award-winning books for the 2024 Notable Books for a Global Society and the Batchelder Award Books for best translated books.

Education Room 333: Parent Educator (Seats 44, Wheelchair accessible)  View this venue on the Festival map
Sat, Mar 9, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Children
Signing area: Signing Area - Children (following presentation)  View this venue on the Festival map

Panelists: Jeanne Gilliam Fain, HeeYoung Kim, Ruth McKoy Lowery
Moderator: Kathryn J. Chavez