“We thought—I thought—we were making progress. Perhaps we are. Perhaps this event is simply part of the journey.” After The Election: Lunch Ticket’s Team Creates A polyphony Of hope
Archives / Christina Lydia / Inspired By: Inspirational & Influential Voices / Pt. 6

“We thought—I thought—we were making progress. Perhaps we are. Perhaps this event is simply part of the journey.” After The Election: Lunch Ticket’s Team Creates A polyphony Of hope

Those against hate have bounded in solidarity to push back forces that aim to disperse the common goodness that is attributed to the fight for human rights. Continue reading

Let’s talk about… Literature & Writing: Sameness, Color Blindness, Authenticity, & Legitimacy
Archives / Christina Lydia / Events & Articles On Literature / Pt. 6

Let’s talk about… Literature & Writing: Sameness, Color Blindness, Authenticity, & Legitimacy

Sameness in literature should not be limited to The Giver or to children’s literature, especially when there is a larger literary conversation that calls for the inclusion of stronger, more diverse words about what is deemed the same and what is viewed as different. Continue reading