Angelica Shirley Carpenter
Angelica Shirley Carpenter, Curator Emerita of the Arne Nixon Center for the Study of Children's Literature at California State University, Fresno, is the author of five biographies for young people, including L. Frank Baum, Lewis Carroll and 2018’s Born Criminal: Matilda Joslyn Gage, Radical Suffragist. In 2020, to celebrate the centennial of women’s suffrage in the United States, she will publish a picture book, The Voice of Liberty, about an 1886 protest by women’s rights activists at the dedication of the Statue of Liberty.
HistoryEquality at the Ballot Box: Votes for Women on the Northern Great Plains
History, South Dakota Authors, TribalOur History Is the Future; Standing Rock Versus the Dakota Access Pipeline, and the Long Tradition of Indigenous Resistance
Film, South Dakota Authors, Young ReadersPorter the Hoarder and the Ransacked Room
Young ReadersSamuel Morse, That’s Who!