Is Little Black Sambo Racist

Illustration by Gustaf Tenggren

Children latch on to a favorite picture book and badger their parents to read the story over and over again. They nostalgically carry their fondness for the book through their childhood and into adulthood and look forward to reading it to their children. Little Black Sambo by Helen Bannerman fulfilled that developmental pre-reading stage for…

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Brendareeves

Brendareeves

A free spirit, visual artist, writer, animal lover, introvert, blogger and independent woman.