February 10 through May 14, 2014
About the exhibit
This exhibit displays original manuscript pages, artist dummies, picture book proofs, and original art and sketches selected from among Andrea Davis Pinkney’s more than 20 published children’s and young adult titles. The exhibit will provide insight into one writer’s creative process as well as a peek into editorial practice.
About Andrea Davis Pinkney
Writer, editor, and publisher Andrea Davis Pinkney, vice president and editor at large of Scholastic’s Trade Books, will deliver the 2014 May Hill Arbuthnot Honor Lecture on May 3, 2014 at the University of Minnesota.
The American Library Association’s Arbuthnot committee recognized Pinkney for her significant contributions to literature for young people provided through a body of work that brings a deeper understanding of African American heritage.