Children's Literature Celebrates Diversity

May 08, 2014

"Speed Dating with Children's Book Creators" at Simmons College

The Simmons Center for the Study of Children's Literature, in partnership with the Horn Book Inc., Children's Book Week, and Children's Books Boston, presented "A Place at the Table: Speed Dating with Children's Book Creators" on May 14 at Simmons College. A part of Children's Book Week, the event is to promote diversity in children's literature. The participating authors and illustrators included Francisco Stork, Anne Sibley O'Brien, Leslea Newman, Susan Kuklin, Nicole Tadgell, and Richard Michelson.