Conference Proceeding: Their Love of Children

Ellen’s presentation will be about American Jewish children’s book authors and illustrators who have had a lasting impact on children’s literature. These authors have written books that are considered classics, read by millions of children, and published in numerous languages. The focus will be on the authors Ezra Jack Keats and Margaret and H. A. Rey. Other authors mentioned will be Maurice Sendak and Margot Zemach. Ellen will conclude her presentation with suggestions for programs of Jewish interest based on the life of these authors.

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