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ISU Librarian interviewed by CBC Radio Canada

Posted by isulib on January 19, 2016

Edith Campbell (Reference/Instruction Librarian) was interviewed by CBC Radio-Canada after the children’s book, A Birthday Cake for George Washington, was pulled by Scholastic Books.  The book has been criticized for its portrayal of slaves.  Hats off to Ms. Campbell!  You can read the interview at http://www.cbc.ca/radio/asithappens/as-it-happens-monday-edition-1.3408786/scholastic-pulls-children-s-book-showing-george-washington-s-slaves-smiling-1.3408792

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