Life After Oz: Children's Literature Panel Discussion

Sun Dec 10 2023 at 02:00 pm to 03:00 pm

La Jolla Historical Society | San Diego

La Jolla Historical Society
Publisher/HostLa Jolla Historical Society
Life After Oz: Children's Literature Panel Discussion
A panel discussion on the evolution of children's literature
About this Event

This panel composed of booksellers, publishers, writers and illustrators, will discuss current trends in children’s literature as well as present-day concerns with content, form and subject matter. It will be moderated by Society Historian Carol Olten, curator of the “Tigers, Unicorns & Puppy Dog Tales” exhibition currently on view at Wisteria Cottage. This original exhibition features the work of Green Tiger Press, founded as a publisher of childrens’ literature in San Diego and now located in Seattle.

Panelists will include Sandra Darling, co-founder of Green Tiger Press and childrens’ book author and illustrator working under the pen name of Alexandra Day; Benjamin Darling, current head of the company’s book division; Sonia Teder-Moore, Warwicks bookseller specializing in childrens’ literature and former librarian, educator and creator of the literature and arts program “Stories That Soar;” and Katia Graham, founder of Librarian on the Go, and former Youth Services Librarian at La Jolla Library.

Learn more about the exhibition Tigers, Unicorns & Puppy Dog Tales.

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Event Venue & Nearby Stays

La Jolla Historical Society, 780 Prospect Street, San Diego, United States


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