About Ariel Baker-Gibbs and Deirdre Baker

Deirdre F. Baker, a reviewer for The Horn Book Magazine and the
Toronto Star, teaches children’s literature at the University of Toronto
and is the author of Becca at Sea (Groundwood). Ariel Baker-Gibbs, a
2011 graduate of Yale University, is an editorial assistant at MIT Press.

Sign in Print

deaf child crossing

It’s 1995, and we’re standing on the sidewalk having a conversation. One of us is a six-year-old, and the other is her mother. We’re speaking in a language that’s not English, but this is Princeton, New Jersey, after all: French, Italian, Serbian, Arabic, Hebrew,  Mandarin, Hindustani…The Institute for Advanced Study and Princeton University draw all […]