Episode 248

No Heroes


This week, Jeff and Rebecca follow-up about some tangible repercussions of #metoo in children’s publishing, consider a new rationale for taking To Kill a Mockingbird out of school curricula, and get very nervous about the fate of Barnes & Noble.


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Links discussed in this episode:

Follow-up: James Dashner dropped by agent

Ditto for Jay Asher

NYC teacher banned from teaching Harlem Renaissance

Minnesota school district pulls TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD and Huck Finn because “hurtful”

Barnes & Noble cuts staff after dismal holiday sales

A Barnes & Noble employee’s inside look