Thursday, April 23, 2009

Chicago: Children's Literature Event featuring James Ransome and NCBLA President Mary Brigid Barrett

The Butler Children's Center at Dominican University's Graduate School of Library and Information Science
Invites You to Join
James Ransome and
Mary Brigid Barrett Celebrating the Lincoln Bicentennial!

Thursday, April 30, 2009, from 7-9 pm Dominican University's new Butler Children's Literature Center invites you to join them as they use children's and young adult literature to honor the 200th anniversary of one of our most well-known presidents and favorite son of Illinois! Featured presenters include James E. Ransome, the multiple award-winning author and illustrator and one of the Children's Book Council's "seventy-five authors and illustrators everyone should know," and Mary Brigid Barrett, President and Executive Director of the National Children's Book and Literacy Alliance and lead creator of Our White House: Looking In, Looking Out.

The Butler Children's Literature Center is located on the main campus of
Dominican University at the

Crown Library 300
7900 West Division Street
River Forest, IL 60305

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