Sesquicentennial Author Series with Leonard S. Marcus

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Sesquicentennial Author Series with Leonard S. Marcus

Join us for an author talk featuring Leonard S. Marcus.

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96 S Grant Ave 96 South Grant Avenue Columbus, OH 43215

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  • 1 hour
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SESQUICENTENNIAL AUTHOR SERIES

Author Talk featuring Leonard S. Marcus

Sunday, Feb. 19

Main Library

1 p.m. | Library opens

1:30 p.m. | Seating opens in the second floor Reading Room

2 p.m. | Author Talk with Leonard S. Marcus

2:45 p.m.| Audience Q&A

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Leonard’s pathfinding writings and exhibitions have earned him acclaim as one of the world’s preeminent authorities on children’s books and the people who create them. He is the author of more than 25 award-winning biographies, histories, interview collections, and inside looks at the making of children’s literature’s enduring classics. His reviews and commentary have been featured in the New York Times Book Review, Washington Post, The Horn Book, and on numerous radio and television programs including Good Morning America, All Things Considered, PBS NewsHour, BBC Radio 4, CBC As It Happens, Beijing Television, and Radio New Zealand, among others.

EVENT DETAILS

Free parking available in Main Library's attached garage. The Library opens at 1 p.m. The Siemer Family Reading Room opens at 1 p.m. for seating, and the program will begin at 2 p.m.

The event is free to the public but registration is requested.