As part of Viva La Feminista‘s “Summer of Feminista” series, Dior Vargasdiscusses the lack of people of color in publishing and calls for more Latina intellectuals in publishing.
Following the results of a survey that found that “nearly 80 percent of U.S. adults believe multicultural books are important for children, but one-third say they are hard to find,” Latina Listaencourages people to pick up more multicultural literature.
Edit – ACK! I left one out: As they’re so often prone to do, Huffington Post created a bad list of Great Gay Couples in Literature. In response, Cass schooled them and created her own list, 7 Great Queer Couples in Literature. Her list actually like…involves queer people. And modern literature. *serious eyeroll at HuffPo*