Monday, August 4, 2008

Carthage College's Center for Children's Literature Announces 2 Fall Events

The Center for Children's Literature at Carthage College in Kenosha, Wisconsin, invites you to a tea in honor of Leonard Marcus on September 16th from 4:30-6:00 pm in the Hedberg Library. The author of "Golden Legacy" will informally speak about his creation on the history of Western Publishing. There is no attendance fee, but due to limited space, please contact John Stewig, (262)-552-5480 or, if you are able to join us. More information can be found at

The Center for Children's Literature is pleased to offer a conference, "The Business of Children's Publishing" on Friday, October 17 and Saturday, October 18. The conference offers an inside look at how children's books get made and will feature a publisher, marketing manager, editor, agent, art director, and illustrator. Authors Gary D. Schmidt and Jan Greenberg, as well as author/illustrator Timothy Basil Ering will offer their perspectives as book creators. For further information, contact John W. Stewig at (262) 552-5480 or email jstewig A downloadable registration form that contains more information can be found at the Center's website,

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