Book Recs Beyond White Authors
Don't get me wrong, white dudes have written some awesome books. But if there's a book by a white dude that you should read, you've probably already heard about it. I can put you onto some harder to hear about but very cool books. In your proposal, be sure to tell me some books you like so I won't waste your time if I don't have anything for you. I'm useless for children and adolescent lit, and I don't know much about romance. But beyond that...
Training & Qualifications
I have a PhD in postcolonial and multi-ethnic literature. I also have taught courses in gender and sexuality. Consider it all the fun of taking a college lit class without any of the obligations.