20th Annual Charlotte Zolotow Lecture
Featuring Jason Reynolds
Thursday, November 02, 2017
Jason Reynolds burst onto the writing scene in 2014 with the publication of When I Was the Greatest,
which won the Coretta Scott King/John Steptoe New Talent Award. Since then he has written seven highly acclaimed novels for children and teens, including The Boy in the Black Suit
(2015), All-American Boys
(with Brendan Kiely) (2015), As Brave as You
(2016), Miles Morales: Spider-Man
(2017), and Long Way Down
(2017). A dynamic and compelling writer and speaker, in just four years he has become one of the brightest stars in the field of children’s and young adult literature.
The annual Charlotte Zolotow Lecture is sponsored by the Cooperative Children’s Book Center of the School of Education at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with support from the Friends of the CCBC. This event is part of the 2017 Wisconsin Book Festival and is free and open to the public. Click on "more info" below for details.
Varsity Hall, Union South, 1308 W. Dayton Street, Madison