Library Media Specialist
Lincoln Elementary School Dominican University SOIS
Andrea Q. Jamison is a professional librarian, aspiring children’s book author, and current Ph.D. student whose research interests includes examining the lack of diversity in literature. As an avid reader, Andrea loves stories that invoke mystery, passion, and suspense. As a writer, her goal is to create stories that depict African Americans in ways that defy stereotypical roles. Although her passion is children’s literature, she loves writing period pieces and stories that speak to the social climate of marginalized groups.
In addition to her full-time duties in librarianship, she is a full-time mom, recently elected member-at-large for ALA's Ethnic & Multicultural Roundtable, reviewer for the School Library Journal, reviewer for Indieview, freelance writer, blogger, and social justice advocate.