Category: Economic Justice/Poverty/Immigration

Homelessness in Picture Books

Although I can’t recall reading any picture books that explored serious social issues when I was a child, I was certainly surrounded by them in every day life. Because I grew up on the U.S.-Mexico border, many of my classmates…

MPSA Political Science Conference–call for papers

  Call for Papers for the 70th Annual MPSA Political Science Conference, April 12 – 15, 2012, in Downtown Chicago Paper Proposal Deadline: 10/14; Poster Proposal Deadline 12/2.    Submit a Proposal Research:   A conference with about 1000 panels in all subfields, including Politics, Literature…

How This Girl Is Different

By the time I graduated high school, I had gained notoriety as the school nonconformist, so much so that my graduation year the faculty decided to replace the Valedictorian with the Most Representative Student. As a result, a popular and…