Reading Without Walls Video Podcast

By | August 31st, 2016|Categories: Gene's Blog|Tags: , |

What's Reading Without Walls, you ask?  Find out here. This video podcast is just me having awkward conversations with people I admire.  I'm trying my best to do one of these every month!  Here are the episodes we've done so far:          

2011 Charlotte Zolotow Lecture

By | October 11th, 2011|Categories: Gene's Blog|Tags: |

Last week, I delivered the 2011 Charlotte Zolotow Lecture at the Cooperative Children's Book Center (CCBC) at the University of Wisconsin.  The lecture is named after the legendary children's book author and editor Charlotte Zolotow, who deeply influenced the American children's book industry.  It was an incredible honor for me to follow the likes of Judy [...]