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The Kerlan Award: Andrea Davis Pinkney

October 11 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Virtual Virtual Event
Free
The Kerlan Award Ceremony banner featuring a collage of books by 2022 Kerlan Award winner Andrea Davis Pinkney

Andrea Davis PinkneyPlease join us online to celebrate the winner of the 2022 Kerlan Award, Andrea Davis Pinkney. The Kerlan Award is given annually by the Friends of the Kerlan Collection in recognition of singular attainments in the creation of children’s literature and in appreciation for the generous donation of unique resources to The Kerlan Collection of Children’s Literature.

The event is free and open to all. Reservations are required to receive the online event link.

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About Andrea Davis Pinkney

Andrea Davis Pinkney is a New York Times-bestselling author of numerous books for children and young adults, including picture books, novels, works of historical fiction and nonfiction. She is also a Coretta Scott King Award winner who writes about African-American culture. In addition to her work as an author, Andrea has had an illustrious career as a children’s book publisher and editor. She is presently Vice President, Executive Editor, Scholastic Trade books.

Event details

What: The 2022 Kerlan Award, honoring Andrea Davis Pinkney
When: Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2022 | 6 p.m. Central Daylight Time
Where: ONLINE | Please note this event has been changed to online only.

This event is co-sponsored by Rain Taxi Twin Cities Book Festival.

Details

Date:
October 11
Time:
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:

Organizer

University of Minnesota Libraries
Phone:
612-624-4520
Email:
libevent@umn.edu
Website:
http://www.lib.umn.edu