MEET THE CONTRIBUTORS
We partner with Portland State University to create content with students who are taking the Capstone Anti-bias K-12 Education. We also have contributors who work with Reading Is Resistance part-time. If you'd like to take part in our mission contact us to join.
DESIGNER + SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER
Jessica Nelson is an artist and designer. She grew up in Walla Walla, Washington and moved to Portland in 2015. And graduated from Portland State University Spring 2020 with a Bachelor's of Science in Art History and a Minor in Graphic Design.
She has a passion for social justice education that grew through the University Studies courses at Portland State University. She looks strives to bring social justice and anti-bias teaching principles to teaching art and art history.
Vera Newton is an avid reader, ballerina, silly face maker, and collage wizard! She will be writing and recording monthly reviews of books for Reading Is Resistance, and we are so happy to have her perspective!