Great Stories Club

"Growing Up Brave on the Margins"

Book Club Resources

"Growing Up Brave" reading list (*denotes core text which will be covered in the project orientation workshop):

  • *Ms. Marvel Volume 1: No Normal, G. Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona
  • *The Hate U Give, Angie Thomas
  • *March: Book One, John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell
  • Shadowshaper, Daniel José Older
  • X: A Novel, Ilyashah Shabazz and Kekla Magoon
  • The Sun is Also a Star, Nicola Yoon

Timeline for NEH-funded grants:

  • Applications accepted online May 6—July 15, 2019
  • Grant notification: August 9, 2019
  • Programming Term: October 2019—March 2020
  • Workshop for grantees: October 3—4, 2019 in Chicago, IL

Essay on “Growing Up Brave " written by Susana M. Morris, Associate Professor of Literature, Media, and Communication, Georgia Institute of Technology

Sample discussion questions for series books written by Susana M. Morris

Related reading list, prepared by national project advisor Anna Cvitkovic

Certificate of achievement (for GSC participants)

Certificate of appreciation (for GSC partners and supporters)

Promotional materials

To access the application system, sign in with your profile.