Canerow co-creator, Mia Birdsong's piece Two Rules for My Daughter's Library was published at On Being.
When my daughter was born, I decided there would be two rules for the books I would chose for her:
1. They had to tell a story well.
2. No white people.
Why? Because I was going to raise this little Black girl to believe herself beautiful, capable, and deserving, with a grounded sense of who she was and where she came from.
Read the whole piece here.