Jacqueline Woodson, Writer | 2020 MacArthur Fellow (Extended)

February 10, 2021 Videos MacArthur Fellows

Jacqueline Woodson is a writer redefining children’s and young adult literature to encompass more complex issues and reflect the lives of Black children, teenagers, and families.

The MacArthur Fellowship is a $625,000, no-strings-attached grant for individuals who have shown exceptional creativity in their work and the promise to do more.

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