Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury

About the Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury

The Coretta Scott King Book Awards Jury consists of seven members serving staggered terms to ensure continuity; three of which are appointed by the CSK Committee Chair in odd years (2015, 17...); the remaining four members are elected by the CSK Committee membership present during its meeting during ALA Annual Conference in even years (2016,18...) Each juror serves a two-year term, beginning and ending during ALA's Annual Conference. 

SUBMITTING TITLES

To review awards submission criteria and submit a title to the CSK Jury for consideration, please fill out the online form and wait for further instructions. PLEASE NOTE: Titles that are sent directly to the jury members without completing the form will not be considered. 

Current Jury Roster

Sam Bloom (Chair, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Kacie Armstrong (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Jessica Anne Bratt (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Mrs. LaKeshia Darden (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Dr. Sujin Bernadette Huggins (Member, July 1, 2017, to June 30, 2019)
Erica T. Marks (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Ms. Martha V. Parravano (Member, July 1, 2016, to June 30, 2018)
Jody Gray (Primary Staff Liaison, November 2, 2015, to July 1, 2020)

Displaying active committee roster as of 10/19/2017. Last retrieved on 10/19/2017. Members can log in to view full contact information for committee members.

ALA Staff Liaison

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