#Literature

  • Article: These 'Mighty Girls' Books Are Challenging Gender Stereotypes in Indonesia

    These 'Mighty Girls' Books Are Challenging Gender Stereotypes in Indonesia

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|Sept. 10, 2019

    From fighting pollution to standing up to stereotypes, these books are challenging social norms. Read more

  • Article: Children's Books About the Environment Are Now Trendy — Thanks to Greta Thunberg

    Children's Books About the Environment Are Now Trendy — Thanks to Greta Thunberg

    By Erica Sanchez  and  Gabrielle Deonath|Aug. 13, 2019

    A new environmentally conscious generation is creating a demand for books about saving the earth. Read more

  • Article: 7 Powerful Quotes That Show Toni Morrison Was a Global Citizen

    7 Powerful Quotes That Show Toni Morrison Was a Global Citizen

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 6, 2019

    The celebrated author wrote 11 novels and prominently featured black female characters. Read more

  • Article: 20 Powerful Books Global Citizens Should Read This Fall

    20 Powerful Books Global Citizens Should Read This Fall

    By Phineas Rueckert|CHIME FOR CHANGE|Oct. 5, 2017

    And 15 of them are by women. Read more

  • Article: New Yorkers Chose This Book for First Citywide Book Club

    New Yorkers Chose This Book for First Citywide Book Club

    By Joe McCarthy|March 24, 2017

    This is the biggest book club ever. Read more

  • Article: This Bookstore Turned Books by Men Around to 'Silence' Male Voices

    This Bookstore Turned Books by Men Around to 'Silence' Male Voices

    By Joe McCarthy|CHIME FOR CHANGE|March 8, 2017

    A bit of delayed justice. Read more

  • Article: This Afghan student is bringing libraries to his war-ravaged country

    This Afghan student is bringing libraries to his war-ravaged country

    By Joe McCarthy|April 15, 2016

    Person by person, book by book, house by house Wesa is changing. Read more

  • Article: Vote for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in the Global Citizen March Madness Challenge

    Vote for Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie in the Global Citizen March Madness Challenge

    March 23, 2016

    She rapidly ascended in the literary world with books that won dozens of awards. Read more