An Interview with the Roadtripping Librarian (Summer 2013)

Over the summer YALS author Talya Sokoll traveled across the United States to learn about library services and collections for teens. Talya paid particular attention to space and collections that support the needs of LGBT teens. In this 10 minute video interview I talk with Talya about her trip and what she learned about library services during her travels.

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Serving Trans* Teens (Summer 2013)

In the summer 2013 issue of YALS, Talya Sokoll wrote about literature for trans* young adults. In this blog post, Talya covers ways in which libraries can reach out and serve trans* teens beyond putting books on the library’s shelves.


Much has happened in the nine months since I wrote the article for YALS, Representations of Trans* Youth in Young Adult Literature.