Merci Suárez Changes Gears wins the John Newbery medal
With RJ Palacio in The New York Times, discussing diversity in children’s lit.
My article in The Horn Book, January/February “Writing the American Familia”
How I wrote about the brutal days of 1977 in Burn Baby Burn. School Library Teen Blog,
School Library Journal, The Radioactive Energy of Bullies
On the Newbery Tart podcast
Is It Teen Enough for You Now: Six YA librarians discuss Burn Baby Burn in depth.
National Book Festival podcast, with Roberto Salazar
Podcast on Women’s Center Live with Robin Morgan
With Ellen Oh at the National Book Festival 2017, discussing Flying Lessons & Other Stories
Symposium at the Library of Congress: Trauma and Resilience in Children’s Literature, April 4, 2017. Meg with Kekla Magoon, Laurie Halse Anderson, Barry Lyga, Jarrett Krosoczka.
Library of Congress Webcast: Symposium on supporting teen and family literacy. Panelists include Meg with Kwame Alexander, Ellen Oh, Gigi Amateau, and Tim Tingle. Writing Family: A Multicultural Perspective April 2015