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Sunday, May 7 • 11:00am - 11:55am
Storytelling is an Art (Form): Elementary/Middle Illustrator Panel

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The focus of this panel will be on storytelling through art; how to bring out a story through art, art form, style, tone; and how to bring diversity to stories through art.

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Jennifer Reed

Library Teacher, Mason-Rice Elementary School

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Ekua Holmes

In 2016 the book, Voice of Freedom, Fannie Lou Hamer: Spirit of the Civil Rights Movement, garnered a Caldecott Honor, a Sibert Honor, the Flora Stieglitz Strauss Award from Bank Street College and is a Boston Globe-Horn Book Nonfiction Honor Book. Holmes won the Society of Illustrators... Read More →
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Scott Magoon

Scott Magoon is the author-illustrator of Breathe, a Kirkus Reviews Best Read Aloud, a Huffington Post Best Book of 2014, and Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2014; and The Boy Who Cried Bigfoot, which Kirkus Reviews called, “Entertaining and clever—and that’s no lie... Read More →
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Vita Murrow

Ethan and Vita Murrow work collaboratively on a variety of artistic projects including writing, video, film, drawing and photography. In addition, Vita is the director of a literacy project in Massachusetts. Their book The Whale is a story of two children determined to find the Great... Read More →
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Raul the Third

Raul Gonzalez is the 2017 Pura Belpre Illustrator Award recipient for Lowriders to the Center of the Earth. His previous graphic novel, Lowriders in Space, was nominated for a Texas BlueBonnet Award 2016-2017. In 2011, he collaborated with over 125 kids from all over the city of... Read More →

Sunday May 7, 2017 11:00am - 11:55am EDT
Orleans 1st Floor