A&M-Commerce Graduate Student Selected to Present at Children’s Literature Conference

Jill Davis, a master’s student in English, has been selected to present at the 2019 Children’s Literature Association Conference in Indianapolis. This year’s conference theme is “Activism and Empathy.” Davis’s paper, “Beyond Empathy: The Importance of Developing Compassion Through Realistic Narratives,” discusses using immigrant children’s stories to develop a compassionate response in young people.