Red Balloon Bookshop is delighted to welcome author and educator Debbie Reese to the store to discuss An Indigenous Peoples' History of the United States for Young People. Spanning more than 400 years, this classic bottom-up history has been fully adapted for middle-grade and young adult readers and examines the legacy of Indigenous peoples’ resistance, resilience, and steadfast fight against imperialism. Join the author for a talk, Q&A, and book signing. All are welcome at this author event, which will be best appreciated by educators and young people ages 12 and up.
Debbie Reese is an educator and founder of American Indians in Children’s Literature (AICL). She is tribally enrolled at Nambe Owingeh, a federally recognized tribe, and grew up on Nambe’s reservation. She holds a PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of Illinois.