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Points of View in Literature for Children and Young Adults

Selections from the Third Biennial IBBY Regional Conference, Madison, Wisconsin, October 8-9, 1999.

Keynote Address: "Coign of Vantage" (Archived Video)

• Speaker: Sarah Ellis
• Introduction: Barbara Harrison
• Preliminary remarks by W. Charles Read, Dean of the School of Education, University of Wisconsin-Madison, and Kathleen T. Horning, Cooperative Children's Book Center

"Views and Visions: A Panel Discussion by Children's Book Artists" (Archived Video)

• Click on names of individual panelists to go directly to their remarks
• Panelists: Anthony Browne, Lois Ehlert, Keiko Kasza and Hector Viveros Lee
• Moderator: Joan Thron

"Light in a Thousand Windows" (Archived Video)

• Speaker: Naomi Shihab Nye
• Introduction: Megan Schliesman

"Point of View: A Sacred Trust" (Archived Video)

• Speaker: Julius Lester
• Introduction: Betsy Hearne

"An Author and Editor Look at the Creative Process" (Archived Video)

• Speakers: Katherine Paterson and Virginia Buckley
• Introduction: Joan Glazer

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"Peace through Children's Books: Reminiscences of Childhood Readings"

• Address by H.M. Empress Michiko of Japan (Archived Video)
• This keynote speech was originally broadcast at the 26th IBBY Congress in New Dehli, India, in 1998, and was made available to the USBBY Regional Conference due to special arrangements made by Katherine Paterson.

More information about IBBY

Other Lectures

"Coming to an Understanding: A Dialogue Between an Editor and a Novelist" (Archived video)

• Speakers: Emma Dryden and Marc Kornblatt
• A public lecture delivered at University of Wisconsin-Madison on November 15, 2000

"Let the Pictures Tell the Story" (Archived video)

• Speaker: Anthony Browne
• A public lecture delivered at University of Wisconsin-Madison on November 14, 2000

"A Casa of My Own" (Archived Video)

• Speaker: Judith Ortiz Cofer
• A public lecture delivered at University of Wisconsin-Madison on March 2, 2000

"Pictures into Stories: How Ideas Become Books" (Archived Video)

• Speaker: Eric Rohmann
• A public lecture delivered at University of Wisconsin-Madison on November 17, 2003

"An Explanation of the Westing Game Manuscript Materials" (Archived Audio)

• Speaker: Ellen Raskin
• Lecture for the Friends of the CCBC recorded at the CCBC on May 2, 1978, in Madison, Wisconsin
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All videos made available with the permisson of the speakers. The technology and the staff to plan and manage this global outreach have been furnished by the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Special thanks to Dean Michael Streibel, UW-Madison School of Education, Chris Dowling of the Center for Instructional Materials and Computing, and Clark Thompson of the Instructional Media Development Center.


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