Edinburgh’s Radical Bookshop

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Our 22nd Radical Book Fair

The Radical Book Fair is back!
Fair trading hours:
Thursday 1st: 12 -6pm
Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th: 10am – 6pm

October 22, 2018
1 Percent of Children’s Books have a BAME protagonist. WTF.

Recently the Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE) released the findings of a Reflecting Realities, a “new study into ethnic representation in children’s literature” and it’s a dire indictment of Children’s publishing today. Here’s a wee snapshot of their conclusions and some of our thoughts on the topic.

Noor Hemani
July 29, 2018