Monique W. Morris

Monique W. Morris is President/CEO of Grantmakers for Girls of Color and co-founder of the National Black Women’s Justice Institute. She is an award-winning author, filmmaker, and social justice scholar-advocate. Her books include Pushout, Black Stats, and Sing a Rhythm, Dance a Blues (all from The New Press).

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Books by Monique W. Morris

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

Monique W. Morris

The Criminalization of Black Girls in Schools

Monique W. Morris

Sing a Rhythm, Dance a Blues
Education for the Liberation of Black and Brown Girls

Monique W. Morris