iSchool and Library of Congress Welcome Author Valerie Tripp on October 9

iSchool and Library of Congress Welcome Author Valerie Tripp on October 9

2014 Anne Scott MacLeod Children's Literature Lecture
October 9, 2014 5:30-7:30pm
Montpelier Room, Madison Building, Library of Congress 101 Independence Ave, SE, Washington DC

 

The College of Information Studies and the United States Library of Congress are pleased to host the 2014 lecture with guest speaker Valerie Tripp.

Valerie Tripp is best known for her beloved American Girl historical fiction characters Felicity, Elizabeth, Josefina, Samantha, Nellie, Kit, Ruthie, Emily, and Molly. Ms. Tripp also writes poems, songs, stories, skills book pages, and nonfiction essays for educational publishers.

Established in  2000 by the College of Information Studies, the Anne Scott MacLeod Lecture series honors the work and passion of Dr. MacLeod.  This biannual event attracts leading scholars and authors in children’s literature to share their expertise in the field. Dr. MacLeod is a noted authority on children’s literature, a faculty member emerita in the College and an alumna of the iSchool.

Please RSVP online.