Author Bio

Dr. Terry Husband is an Associate Professor of Early Childhood Literacy at Illinois State University in Normal, Illinois. His research interests concern critical literacy in early childhood classrooms, multicultural literature, and literacy development in Black boys. He can be reached at thusban@ilstu.edu.


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