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2021 Charlotte Zolotow Lecture Featuring Christopher Myers

Friday, September 24, 2021

Guest post from Megan Schliesman, Librarian at the Cooperative Children's Book Center

The 2021 Charlotte Zolotow Lecture Featuring Christopher Myers will be held on Thursday, September 30, 7:30 p.m., Great Hall, Memorial Union OR via livestream.

Mr. Myers’ lecture is titled “What Is Your Water? Establishing a Lingua Franca in Community Literatures.”

Mr. Myers is the author and illustrator of distinguished and singular books for youth, including Wings, H.O.R.S.E., My Pen and Black Cat. He has also illustrated books written by his late father, Walter Dean Myers, including Harlem, Jazz, and Monster. He is the creative director of the Make Me a World imprint at Random House Children’s Books, committed to publishing stories that defy erasure, eliminate borders, respond to hard questions, and nurture dreams.

This is a free, public lecture. No tickets required.

Complete information, including livestream link.

Christopher Myers’ web site

For questions about this information, contact Monica Treptow (608) 575-6065

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