Join us for the 30th Annual Zena Sutherland Lecture:
“What the @#$%&*! is a Children's Book, Anyway?”
Presented by Neil Gaiman
Co-sponsored by the Chicago Public Library,
the Sutherland Lecture Committee and
the University of Chicago
Friday, May 4, 2012 at 7:30 p.m.
Chicago Public Library
Harold Washington Library Center
Cindy Pritzker Auditorium
400 S. State Street, Lower Level
(Use Plymouth Court Entrance. Doors will open and check-in will begin at 6:45 p.m.
The lecture begins at 7:30, with a reception to follow.)
This is a free event, but advance registration is mandatory.
Thank you for planning to attend the 2012 Zena Sutherland Lecture with world-renowned author/special guest presenter, Neil Gaiman (www.neilgaiman.com). The Sutherland Lecture honors the late Zena Sutherland, Professor Emeritus and retired editor of the "Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books."
After you have completed your ticket order, you will receive a confirmation email. You must print out the ticket that is attached to that email and bring it with you to the event. The printout confirms your registration.
The Library's Plymouth Court doors and event check-in will begin at approximately 6:45 p.m. Seating in the Auditorim will be on a first-come, first-served basis. The event will begin promptly at 7:30 p.m. Seats for the Cindy Pritzker Auditorium that are unclaimed by 7:20 p.m. may be forfeited. Please also note that books will not be sold at this event, and there will be no author signing.
There are several parking facilities within walking distance of the Harold Washington Library Center. The below linklists addresses of nearby parking facilities: http://www.chipublib.org/branch/details/library/harold-washington/p/Directions/
If you have any other questions regarding this event please call (312) 747-4780.
When & Where
Chicago Public Library & Sutherland Committee
This event is co-sponsored by the Chicago Public Library, the Sutherland Lecture Committee and the University of Chicago. For more information, visit http://www.chipublib.org/eventsprog/events/sutherland/sutherland.php