Spencer G. Shaw Lecture

Thursday, October 25, 2012
7 p.m.UW campus, Kane Hall, Room 220 (Book signing and reception in Kane 225 immediately following)
Please join us for the Information School’s annual Spencer G. Shaw Lecture. This year’s lecture features Christopher Paul Curtis, award-winning author of The Watsons Go to Birmingham—1963, Bud Not Buddy, Mr. Chickee’s Funny Money, Mr. Chickee’s Messy Mission, and Bucking the Sarge. His second novel, Bud, Not Buddy, is the first book ever to receive both the Newbery Medal and the Coretta Scott King Author Award.

The Shaw Lecture Series spotlights literature and library service for children and young adults. It honors beloved UW Information School Professor Emeritus Spencer G. Shaw, who was an internationally-known librarian, storyteller, and teacher.

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