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“Minnesota author Shannon Gibney on her new speculative fiction memoir”

Superior Reads by Lin Salisbury – Shannon Gibney

“Author Shannon Gibney spoke with host Kerri Miller about ‘Dream Country.'” –MPR

“Author finds rich story in Liberia’s American roots.” –MPR

“New novel follows young, biracial adoptee’s journey of self-discovery.” –Michigan Radio


“An Adoptee’s Memoir Asks: What Might Have Been?”
“Native Women and Women of Color on Pregnancy Loss and Grief.”
–Psychology Today

“Finally, a Book About Miscarriage and Infant Loss for Women of Color.” –Electric Literature

“Bookmark: A Conversation with Kao Kalia Yang and Shannon Gibney.” –Star Tribune

“Book review: What God Is Honored Here?” –Spectrum magazine

“Review: Dream Country.” –Star Tribune  

“In Dream Country Minnesota Book Award-winner Shannon Gibney confronts ‘history that hasn’t been confronted.’ –Pioneer Press

“Shannon Gibney: Undertold Stories.” –Minnesota Women’s Press

“Three Questions with Author Shannon Gibney.” –The Lily

Interview with The Brown Bookshelf

“Shannon Gibney: Creating Contexts.” –Ann Arbor Observer

“Interview with Author Shannon Gibney.” –The Pirate Tree


“Kinship of Loss”
Mom Enough: Miscarriage and Infant Loss

“Outsiders Within conversation.”

“Alliance for the Study of Adoption and Culture (ASAC).”

“Adoptees On”

Special Episode: Writing Motherhood & Miscarriage

“University of MN Press. ‘There’s a life that the page gives’: Writings on Miscarriage and Infant Loss.”

“Counter Stories: Sisters in Loss.” –MPR

“Shannon Gibney: On Identity.” –88 Cups of Tea

“Grief Out Loud.” — The National Center for Grieving Children and Families

“An Analysis of the Athletic Protagonist with Shannon Gibney.” –Debcast


Writing Adoption: Czerwiec, Shin, Gibney and O’Connor

Videos below produced by the MN Women’s Press, as part of their story/series

About being reflected in stories

About Black centeredness

About knowing someone’s story

About growing up with Black identity: what does it mean?

About teaching at MCTC