Skip to content

“Inside the ABC of It” – For Your Viewing Pleasure

October 2, 2013

abc

Missed our panel discussions moderated by Leonard Marcus, curator of “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter,” the critically acclaimed exhibition currently on view at The New York Public Library? Check out the links below to view a recording of each panel discussion (you must have iTunes on your computer to view.) Enjoy!

SEPTEMBER 18, 2013 – “Inside the ABC of It: The Educator’s and Librarian’s Perspective”
Panelists:
Susan Rabbiner, Assistant Director for Exhibitions, The New York Public Library
Nancy Larson Shapiro, former Director, Teachers & Writers Collaborative
Richard Lewis, Founder/Director, The Touchstone Center for Children
Jeanne Lamb, Coordinator, Youth Collections, The New York Public Library

SEPTEMBER 24, 2013 – “Inside the ABC of It: The Artist’s and Designer’s Perspective”
Panelists:
Urshula Barbour, Co-Founder, Pure + Applied, designer of “The ABC of It” Exhibition
Laurent Linn, Art Director, Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers*
Martha Rago, Associate Creative Director, HarperCollins Children’s Books*
Cecilia Yung, V-P, Art Director, Penguin Random House Children’s Books
*Linn and Rago are members of the Bank Street Children’s Book Committee

OCTOBER 2, 2013 – “Inside the ABC of It: The Writer’s Perspective” 
Panelists:
Robie Harris, author and former teacher at the Bank Street School for Children
Emily Jenkins, author of the National Book Award finalist The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks (as E. Lockhart)
Rebecca Stead, Newbery-winning author of When You Reach Me
Wendy Lamb, V-P, Publishing Director, Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House Children’s Books

No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: