Saturday, June 24, 2023
1 PM ET
Mariama J. Lockington, Jen Ferguson, and Dannie M. Olguin take a insightful, honest look at the realities of the world, the struggles young people face, and how they come out on the other side. Moderated by Sunny (asunnybooknook).
1 PM ET
Join Anna Meriano, Lio Min, and Jonny Garza Villa for a celebration of and conversation on contemporary YA through the lens of QPOC writers and characters. Moderated by Gabriel (gabriel.reads).
2 PM ET
We're highlighting some of the most magical middle grade stories highlighting QTBIPOC characters with Akemi Dawn Bowman and Julian Randall. Moderated by Adri (perpetualpages).
3 PM ET
Join Laura Gao, Lyla Lee, Crystal Maldonado, and Jas Hammonds for a discussion on F/F YA centering BIPOC girls and why it's so incredibly great. Moderated by Amanda (bookish brews).