Tucson Festival of Books

Banned Books: Navigating the Political Landscape


This session will provide information about the current context of book banning -- what is being banned, why those books are banned, and what parents and educators can do to respond to attempts to ban high quality books for children and teens.


Panelists
Desirée Cueto

Desirée W. Cueto is an associate professor in teaching, learning and sociocultural studies at the University of Arizona. She is co-author of "Essentials of Children’s Literature" 10th Edition....

Heather Frankfort

Heather Frankfort is a graduate student at the University of Arizona.  

Jacqueline Ibarra

Jacqueline Ibarra is an educator and graduate student at the University of Arizona. 

Francesca Imig

Francesca G. Imig is a graduate student at the University of Arizona. 

Elaina Leon

Elaina Leon is a graduate student at the University of Arizona. 

Christina Lothrop

Christina Lothrop is an educator at the University of Arizona 

Seneca Miller

Seneca Miller is a graduate student at the University of Arizona 

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