The Myth of Boy Books & Girl Books

In September 2015, I gave a talk to Skokie Public Library staff as part of our in-house Brown Bag It series of talks and trainings. We discussed the repercussions of talking about books as “boy books” and “girl books,” in particular for young audiences, as well as brainstormed better strategies for talking about books. The accompanying slides are below.

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