Video Description: Julius B. Anthony is the president of the St. Louis Black Authors of Children’s Literature. His organization is changing the lives of Black boys and girls by sharing books with characters that look like them.
The STL Black Authors of Children’s Literature Initiative is committed to fostering awareness about the importance of early literacy by creating innovative opportunities for all kids to have access to Black children’s literature. Julius has also published a book called “ME! Ten Poetic Affirmations,” which was written to encourage and motivate children to achieve their highest dreams.
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