Black Caucus American Library Association
Black Caucus American Library Association

Author Archives: Gladys Bell

Black Caucus American Library Association

BCALA Announces Support for Patty Wong For 2020-2021 ALA President

The Black Caucus of the American Library Association(BCALA) is pleased to announce its support of Patty Wong's candidacy for the 2020-2021 Ameican Library Association presidential term. Her capacity for effective leadership is demonstrated...

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Press Release: Literary Awards 2020

Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc. BCALA Literary Awards Contact: Gladys Smiley Bell, 757-727-5185 or [email protected] Press Room – The Pennsylvania Convention Center Press Release For Immediate...

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BCALA Announces Reading is Grand! Grant Winners

Black Caucus of the American Library Association announces Reading is Grand! Celebrating Grand-Families Telling Our Stories @ Your Library grant winners WASHINGTON, DC – During the American Library Association (ALA) Conference and Exhibition,...

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RESPONSE TO YET ANOTHER “LIBRARY WHILE BLACK INCIDENT”

Upon learning of another disheartening incident in which an African American library school student had the police called on her for being in the library which is a public space, I have reached out to the West University library branch to insist...

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Press Release: Kelsa Bartley Wins Smiley Student Travel Award

Ms. Kelsa Bartley, a student in the Master of Science in Information program (MSI’18) at Florida State University, is the winner of the 2018 Smiley Travel Award, sponsored by the Black Caucus of the American Library Association (BCALA). The award...

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Black Caucus of the American Library Association announces Reading is Grand!...

NEW ORLEANS – During the American Library Association (ALA) Conference and Exhibition, June 21 – June 26, Karen Lemmons, Chair of the 2018 Reading is Grand! Celebrating Grand-Families Telling Our Stories @ Your Library Selection Committee...

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