We recognize the work and are so grateful for the wisdom offered by the following sources.
We thank them for their contributions.
And special thanks to Chrystal Sunshine,
who co-authored the first iteration of this theme for SHIFT Book Box.
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“About Latinx Heritage Month.” University of Michigan: Multi-Ethnic Student Affairs, https://mesa.umich.edu/latinx-heritage-month. Accessed October 2019.
Acosta, Jose. “New Neighbors Hit a Sour Note for East Williamsburg Latinos.” Voices of New York: Showcasing the best of the community and ethnic media, https://voicesofny.org/2013/05/new-neighbors-hit-a-sour-note-for-east-williamsburg-latinos/. Accessed October 2019.
“Author Interview with Yuyi Morales.” CBC Diversity, https://www.cbcdiversity.com/post/178080313283/author-interview-with-yuyi-morales. Accessed October 2019.
Baird, Elizabeth. “Review of the Day: Dreamers by Yuyi Morales.” School Library Journal: A Fuse 8 Production, http://blogs.slj.com/afuse8production/2018/09/24/review-of-the-day-dreamers-by-yuyi-morales/. Accessed October 2019.
Blakemore, Erin. “History of Anti-Latino Discrimination in America.” History: History Stories, https://www.history.com/news/the-brutal-history-of-anti-latino-discrimination-in america?fbclid=IwAR09B51lg9W2eiFIdmcX_I0akcz4mwCQxiTCIjdUZOQ8FS9Dl1JlCAIANp4. Accessed October 2019.
Chirinos, Milagros. “Latinx Heritage Month: More Than One Word, More Than One Heritage.” Human Rights Campaign, https://www.hrc.org/blog/latinx-heritage-month-more-than-one-word-more-than-one-heritage. Accessed October 2019.
Corbett, Sue. “Yuyi Morales: PW Talks with the Award-Winning Illustrator.” Publishers Weekly, https://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/childrens/childrens-authors/article/63359-yuyi-morales.html. Accessed October 2019.
Courtney, Kevin. “Rodeo noise irks neighbors.” Napa Valley Register, https://napavalleyregister.com/news/local/rodeo-noise-irks-neighbors/article_53b137fc-a87e-5fbc-ae80-bbd2181906fd.html. Accessed October 2019.
Edinger, Monica. “FILIJ: Mexico’s International Children’s Book Festival.” Educating Alice, https://medinger.wordpress.com/2014/11/16/filij-mexicos-international-childrens-book-festival/. Accessed October 2019.
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Flansburg, Rebecca. “La Frontera: El Viaje Con Papa / My Journey With Papa by Deborah Mills and Alfredo Alva.” Multicultural Children’s Book Day, https://multiculturalchildrensbookday.com/la-frontera-el-viaje-con-papa-my-journey-with-papa-by-deborah-mills-and-alfredo-alva/. Accessed October 2019.
Gamboa, Suzanne . “Racism, not a lack of assimilation, is the real problem facing Latinos in America.” NBC News, https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/racism-not-lack-assimilation-real-problem-facing-latinos-america-n974021. Accessed October 2019.
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Haldeman, David. “Viva Yuyi: An Interview with Yuyi Morales.” Humanities Washington, https://www.humanities.org/blog/viva-yuyi-an-interview-with-yuyi-morales/. Accessed October 2019.
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Lopez, German. “FBI: reported hate crimes increased by 17 percent in 2017.” Vox, https://www.vox.com/policy-and-politics/2018/11/13/18091646/fbi-hate-crimes-2017. Accessed October 2019.
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Mora, Pat. “Creativity Salon: An Interview With Yuyi Morales.” Bookjoy, http://www.patmora.com/creativity-interview-yuyi-morales/. Accessed October 2019.
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Sutton, Roger. “Yuyi Morales Talks with Roger.” The Horn Book Inc., https://www.hbook.com/?detailStory=yuyi-morales-talks-roger. Accessed October 2019.
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Wofford, Benjamin. “Hate Crimes Are Up 62 Percent in DC.” Washingtonian, https://www.washingtonian.com/2018/11/14/hate-crimes-are-up-62-percent-in-dc/. Accessed October 2019.
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Suggested Additional Reading
Separate Is Never Equal: Sylvia Mendez and Her Family's Fight for Desegregation (Tonatiuh)
Just Ask! (Sotomayor and Lopez)
Alma and How She Got Her Name (Martinez-Neal)
Two White Rabbits (Buitrago and Yockteng)
Yes! We Are Latinos: Poems and Prose About the Latino Experience (Ada & Campoy & Diaz)