Beyond Hogwarts: The Art of Children’s Literature

Those of you who live in the Frederick, Maryland area might be interested in attending the second session of Hood College’s annual colloquium series on Monday, October 3rd at 6:00 PM in Rosenstock Auditorium.  This particular session will focus on The Art of Children’s Literature and will include the screening of the award-winning documentary film, “Library of the Early Mind,” followed by a panel discussion with the film’s director Ted Delaney, children’s author Edith Hemingway, children’s book illustrator Susan Detwiler, and children’s librarian and member of the 2011 Newbery Selection Committee, Julie Dietzel-Glair.

This event is free and open to the public.  To see the film trailer and find out more about the film, visit:

Hope to see you there!

*Please note this event is not sponsored by SCBWI.


About ediehemingway

I am an author of children's middle grade novels and the Regional Advisor for the MD/DE/WV SCBWI chapter.
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2 Responses to Beyond Hogwarts: The Art of Children’s Literature

  1. Oh, wow. I’ve never heard of this documentary but would love to see it. The whole event sounds fabulous. Thanks for sharing. I hope I can make it!

  2. Lauren H. says:

    Saw this documentary over the summer and it was phenomenal! I highly recommend going!

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