Tag - Colson Whitehead

Common Reader Recommendations

The 2021 Common Reader is The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead, a particularly important text given the Black Lives Matter demonstrations that have unfolded...

Black Lives (and Stories) Matter

Diane Steinberg, President of Sigma Tau Delta, the sponsoring partner of NEHS, has issued this statement on racism on behalf of the the full organization...

2021 Common Reader Selected

After considering a long list of books recommended by many NEHS Advisors, the Advisory Council has selected The Nickel Boys, award-winning novel by Colson...

Black History Month

As mentioned in the January 15 NEHSXpress, the African American Read-In, promoted by National Council of Teachers of English (NCTE), has become an integral...