Penguin Random House — along with the Iowa State Education Association, authors, students, and educators — is taking Iowa to court for its law against sexual content in books.
The first curation of free-to-read open-access titles from the Big Ten Open Books project features 100 works on sexuality and gender.
International Women’s Day: Côte d’Ivoire has a library centered on literature written by African and Black women.
‘Blackness beyond borders’ is surfaced in the work of Afro-Italian writers in a culture often assumed to be white.
The ISNI International Agency is having a group of advisers from sectors including book publishing and rights review its treatment of gender.
Some in Canada are protesting the awarding of the 2014 Governor General’s Literary Award to a controversial book about high school gender identity issues.