Children's Literature Conference

Western Washington University will host four award-winning children’s and young adult book authors and illustrators from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 24, 2018 at Western’s Performing Arts Center as part of Western’s 15th Annual Children’s Literature Conference.

The conference brings together teachers, librarians, readers, and writers to celebrate children’s literature and reflect on how children’s books shape the experience of growing up.

This year’s speakers include: Sophie Blackall, Kevin Henkes, Pam Muñoz Ryan and Benjamin Alire Sáenz.

Event Date: 
Saturday, February 24, 2018
Start Time: 
0000 - 9:00am to 3:30pm
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2018 Children's Literature Conference Speakers
Sponsoring Department: 
WWU English Department
Event Location: 
Western Washington University
516 High Street
Bellingham, WA 98225
Contact Person for the Event: 
Nancy Johnson
Performing Arts Center Concert Hall
Enrollment Required: 
Registration Required: 
How is this event affiliated with WWU?: 
This is an annual conference hosted by Western Washington University.