Local Rondo Author Named Midwest Book Awards Finalist
The Inclusive Leader: Taking Intentional Action for Justice and Equity by Dr. Artika R. Tyner Runs for Gold in Nonfiction – Social Science/Political Science/Culture
May 2, 2022 – St. Paul, Minnesota – The Inclusive Leader: Taking Intentional Action for Justice and Equity (American Bar Association, 2021) was selected as a finalist in the Non Fiction – Social Science/Political Science/Culture category of the Midwest Book Awards, a long-running regional awards program created for the first time in 1989.
Tyner’s book provides a pathway for leaders to effect change by reflecting on and challenging unconscious and implicit biases, encouraging honest discussions, and taking action to change organizational behavior for the better.
Finalists for the 32n/a The annual Midwest Book Awards include nearly one hundred titles from fifty-one independent publishers from a 12-state region, competing for gold medals in 35 fiction and nonfiction categories.
See the full list of finalists here. All finalist titles are available for purchase through the Affiliate Bookstore link of MiPA, an online bookstore platform that directly supports independent booksellers.
The winners will be announced in a YouTube premiere on June 25 at 7 p.m. Central Time. A watch party and in-person book sale will be held beginning at 5 p.m. at ModernWell in Minneapolis, a coworking space located at 2909 S Wayzata Blvd, Minneapolis, MN 55405. Tickets are required for the watch party, but the book sale from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. is open to the public. Visit www.mipa.org for more information.
About the Midwest Book Awards:
The Midwest Independent Publishers Association (MiPA) first organized the Midwest Book Awards in 1989, and the program has continued uninterrupted ever since. Today, the judges of the prestigious literary award are booksellers, academic staff and librarians who are subject matter experts and collectively hail from each of the twelve MiPA states.
Founded in 1984 in Minneapolis, the Midwest Independent Publishers Association exists today as a vibrant trade association serving the publishing communities of Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Ohio, South Dakota and Wisconsin. . MiPA aims to create an inclusive publishing community that shares educational resources, fosters networking connections, increases the quality of independent publishing originating from the Midwest, and helps its member publishers grow.
Book link: https://www.artikatyner.com/the-inclusive-leader
Company Name: Plant People Growing Justice LLC
Contact person: Jacklyn Milton
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Country: United States