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This urban fiction discussion and interview first aired on NPR in 2009.

The following is an interesting story about Urban Fiction described by members of the publishing community and author Terry McMillan. This story first aired on October 12, 2007 on NPR.

From Susan McClelland
Vickie, the librarian, kindly shared this audio podcast of the June 28 ALA "PHAT Fiction: Engaing Hip Hop Literature in the Public Library"

From Susan McClelland
**Prison Book Club for Teens**
On Saturday, July 24, 3:00p.m. (CST) a conversation was held between Kelly Woods, Outreach Services Librarian, Plainfield, Public library. Planfield, IL , and coordinator of a Book Club for incarcerated girls at Illinois Youth Center-Warrenville, IL; Susan K.. McClelland, Adjunct Faculty Reference and Instruction Librarian, Oakton Community College, Skokie, IL. and, K.C. Boyd; Coordinator, City-Wide Book Club Coordinator, Chicago Public Schools. The resulting interview follows: