diversity in literature

Why We Need Diversity in literature for children?

Diversity in literature enhances a child’s feeling of identity and belongingness, says Lakshmi Iyer, software engineer, and author. “That is not cha-na, its chhan-na.” My 11-year-old daughter born and raised in America. She corrects the white traveler on television sampling street food somewhere in northern India. Our family is of Indian origin. We speak Tamil…