20th Annual Effie Lee Morris Lecture: Christian Robinson

Christian RobinsonJoin one of our favorite illustrators and a 2016 Library Laureate, Christian Robinson, for the 20th Anniversary of the Effie Lee Morris Lecture series.

Christian Robinson will be speaking on the theme “You Are Here: Finding Yourself in Picture Books.” Among his other awards, Mr. Robinson is the recipient of a 2016 Caldecott honor and a 2016 Coretta Scott King honor for his illustrations in Last Stop on Market Street. Keep your eyes peeled for Robinson’s amazing SFPL Summer Stride artwork!

After the lecture there will be a free raffle of Robinson’s picture books, followed by book sales and signing by Friends.

The Effie Lee Morris Lecture series is supported by Friends.

When: Tuesday, May 31, 2016 / 6 – 8 p.m.
Where: Koret Auditorium / Main Library / 100 Larkin St.

Reception: Children’s Center Creative Center, 5 – 5:45 p.m.

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