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NCompass Live: #SVYALit Project: Using Young Adult Literature to Talk with Teens About Sexual Violence and Consent - Recorded Online Session 

Description

NLA YART presents Karen Jensen from Teen Librarian Toolbox and her guest, YA author Christa Desir, to discuss using young adult literature to talk with teens about sexual violence and consent.

Project goals:

  • To discuss sexual violence in the lives of teens and in ya literature on an ongoing basis;
  • To raise awareness of the issues and titles that can be used to discuss the topics with teens;
  • To give librarians, educators and parents the tools to evaluate and discuss these topics in the lives of teens;
  • To promote teen reading and literature.


For more information, to register for upcoming NCompass Live events, or to listen to recordings of past events, go to the NCompass Live Webpage.

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Class Format
Recorded Online Session
Date Recorded Length
8/6/2014 1 hour 21 minutes
Cost
No Charge
Presenter
Christa Desir Karen Jensen
CE Hours
1
For Further Information Sponsor
Christa Burns
402-471-3107 or 800-307-2665
christa.burns@nebraska.gov
Nebraska Library Commission