Rainbow Summer: Exploring Identity with LGBTQ+ Young Adult Literature

Rainbow Summer: Exploring Identity with LGBTQ+ Young Adult Literature
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Join two dynamic educators – shea wesley martin and Jess Lifshitz – for an amazing summer of reading, discussion, and unpacking identity and liberatory teaching strategies in community! Rainbow Summer is for educators and caregivers seeking to build community, read fantastic books, and explore ways to discuss gender and sexuality (along with other identity markers) with youth. This space is welcome to all educators and caregivers (broadly defined). Space is limited!

Every other Monday beginning June 21, 2021 (6/21, 7/5, 7/19, 8/2, 8/16). We will meet from 6pm to 8pm ET / 5pm to 7pm CT.

Meeting 1: Introductions and Building Our Space

Meeting 2: King and the Dragonflies

Meeting 3: Juliet Takes A Breath

Meeting 4: Anger Is A Gift

Meeting 5: Black Flamingo

 

To thank you for shopping indie, we are offering a 15% discount on your purchase. Use coupon code MOREQUEERBOOKS at checkout. Coupon will expire 8/16. One use per user, so best to buy all your books at once if you'd like the discount on all four books.

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King and the Dragonflies By Kacen Callender Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781338129335
Availability: In stock with our warehouse--usually ships within 1-7 days. May or may not be in stock at Room.
Published: Scholastic Press - February 4th, 2020

Juliet Takes a Breath: The Graphic Novel By Gabby Rivera, Celia Moscote (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Gabby Rivera, Celia Moscote (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781684156115
Availability: In stock with our warehouse--usually ships within 1-7 days. May or may not be in stock at Room.
Published: BOOM! Box - December 1st, 2020

Anger Is a Gift: A Novel By Mark Oshiro Cover Image
$10.99
This item is out of stock with our warehouse. Some recently published books may be in stock @ Room. Email to check.
ISBN: 9781250167033
Published: Tor Teen - May 7th, 2019

The Black Flamingo By Dean Atta Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062990303
Availability: In stock with our warehouse--usually ships within 1-7 days. May or may not be in stock at Room.
Published: Balzer + Bray - May 25th, 2021