Monique W. Morris

Monique Couvson (formerly Monique W. Morris), president of Grantmakers for Girls of Color and founder of the National Black Women’s Justice Institute, is the author of several books, including Pushout; Black Stats; Sing a Rhythm, Dance a Blues; and Charisma’s Turn (all from The New Press). Her work has been featured by NPR, the New York Times, MSNBC, Essence, The Atlantic, TED, the Washington Post, Education Week, and others. She lives in New York.

News and Reviews

The Washington Post

The Washington Post reviews Pushout

NewsOne Now with Roland Martin

Listen to Monique W. Morris's interview on NewsOne Now with Roland Martin

The Leonard Lopate Show

Listen to Monique W. Morris's interview on the Leonard Lopate Show

The New Republic

The New Republic reviews Pushout

Pages

Books by Monique W. Morris

Black Stats
African Americans by the Numbers in the Twenty-First Century

Monique W. Morris

Charisma’s Turn
A Graphic Novel

Monique W. Morris

Pushout
The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

Monique W. Morris

Sing a Rhythm, Dance a Blues
Liberatory Education for Black and Brown Girls

Monique W. Morris