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Saturday, July 16 • 12:30pm - 1:20pm
Where to Find Diversity in Media and Books (ET)

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We have to admit, the entertainment arena is saturated with science fiction and fantasy, and we are seeing a renaissance of diverse speculative fiction.  This panel will help you cut down the mass quantity of choices by pointing you to our “must see/ must read” titles that do a superb job in portraying people of color, women, LGBTQ, and people with physical and mental differences.

Donna Eason and Color of Fandom 

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Donna Eason

teacher, Cary Academy
Donna Eason is an Upper School English teacher at Cary Academy in Cary, NC. Along with teaching English 9: The Heroic Journey and English 10: Identity and Change, Donna teaches an upper-level elective called Creative and Collaborative World building. In this course, students work individually and collectively to create unique, speculative-fiction worlds. Then, they build these worlds in a 3D platform and create organic stories by immersing... Read More →


Saturday July 16, 2016 12:30pm - 1:20pm
Provincial A-B

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