A BOOKLOVER’S GUIDE TO NEW ORLEANS, edited by Susan Larson
Bibliography, LSU Press Fall 2013 (first edition 1999)

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF AFRICAN AMERICAN WOMEN WRITERS Yolanda Williams Page
Greenwood Publishing Group, 2007

THE READER’S CATALOG 2ND EDITION: AN ANNOTATED LISTING OF THE 40,000 BEST BOOKS IN PRINT IN OVER 300 CATEGORIES by Geoffrey O’Brien
Rc Publications 2nd edition February 1997

GLOBAL VOICES, GLOBAL VISIONS: A CORE COLLECTION OF MULTICULTURAL BOOKS by Lynn Miller-Lachmann
Libraries Unlimited, 1995

LOUISIANA WOMEN WRITERS: SELECTED ESSAYS AND BIBLIOGRAPHY, edited by Dorothy H. Brown and Barbara C. Ewell
Biography, Louisiana State University Press, 1992

JUVENILE 35 BEST BOOKS FOR TEACHING U.S. REGIONS by Buzzeo, Kurtz
Instructor Books February 2002

GREAT BOOKS ABOUT THINGS KIDS LOVE by Kathleen Odean
Ballentine Books, 1st edition May 2001

BLACK BOOKS GALORE! GUIDE TO MORE GREAT AFRICAN AMERICAN CHILDREN’S BOOKS by Donna Rand et al
Wiley June 2001

MAKE BELIEVE: GAMES AND ACTIVITIES FOR IMAGINATIVE PLAY by Dorothy and Jerome Singer
American Psychological Association December 2000

BLACK BOOKS GALORE! GUIDE GREAT AFRICAN AMERICAN CHILDREN’S BOOKS ABOUT GIRLS by Rand and Parker
Wiley June 2001

AFRICAN AMERICAN VOICES AND VISIONS: BIOGRAPHIES OF SOME OF OUR MOST PRESTIGIOUS AUTHORS AND ILLUSTRATORS
Penguin Putnam guide for libraries Fall 1999

Biography


NEW YORK UNIVERSITY FRW Scholar in residence

AFRICANA STUDIES PROGRAM NEW ORLEANS PUBLIC SCHOOLS
Literature residency

THE KITTREDGE FUND, Research and writing grant

NATIONAL ENDOWMENT OF THE HUMANITIES, Fellowship

MEMBER PEN AMERICAN CENTER member

THE AUTHOR’S GUILD member

THE WRITERS ROOM, former Board of Directors member

THE MEDIA ALLIANCE, Newsletter editor/​columnist

THE NATIONAL WRITERS UNION, confab organizer/​member

THIRD WORLD WRITERS, Newsletter writer/​member

THE NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF BLACK JOURNALISTS, member

SATCHMO FESTIVAL, presenter

CREOLE STUDIES CONFERENCE, presenter

AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION, panelist Booklist

TENNESSEE WILLIAMS FESTIVAL, panelist

FAULKNER FESTIVAL, Workshop leader

NEW YORK STATE COUNCIL FOR THE ARTS, fiction awards judge

AUGUSTA COLLEGE, Annual Writers Workshop and Competition judge

COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY CENTER FOR AMERICAN CULTURE STUDIES
panelist "The Writer and Community"