How do we talk about gun violence when it's not in the form of a mass shooting? We held a student town hall to discuss how local kids deal with the threat of violence locally, and how adults can respond.
Book lovers in the Washington region woke up today to news that Karibu Books, a local chain featuring African American oriented titles is closing after fifteen years in business. We get a view on the challenges of running an independent bookstore in the age of the internet and the way publishing houses now view African American readers.
- John Mutter Editor and Chief, Shelf Awareness, a daily email newsletter for the booksellers and librarians; former Executive Editor of Bookselling at Publishers Weekly
- Todd Stewart Co-owner of Vertigo Books (College Park, MD)
- Brother Simba Sana CEO and co-founder, Karibu Books
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