Champaign Public Library
JOIN US for an afternoon with author and artist Javaka Steptoe who is this year’s winner of the highest honor for children’s picture books—the Caldecott Medal. He will talk about his recent book, “Radiant Child: The Story of Young Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat” which also won the Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award.
Part of The Pygmalion Festival and the Great Authors at the Library series. Made possible with support from the Library Friends.
Jane Addams Bookshop will be on site selling Javaka Steptoe’s books.
Related art events at the library:
• Sep 24, Young Artists Workshop with Javaka Steptoe: Collage, 11 am
• Sep 24, An Afternoon with Javaka Steptoe, 2 pm
• Sep 24, Opening Reception for “The Art Connection”, 3:30 pm
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