Children’s literature conference bringing authors, illustrators to Asbury


Asbury University will host the Asbury Children’s Literature Conference to promote awareness of new youth literature March 7 at the Andrew S. Miller Center for Communication Arts on the Asbury campus in Wilmore.

Participants will meet authors and illustrators and learn about their creative process. Featured authors/illustrators are Marie Bradby, Floyd Cooper, Heather Henson and Angela Johnson.

There will be breakout sessions on incorporating children’s literature into the K-12 curriculum and educational programming led by in-service teachers, librarians and storytellers. The conference is designed for teachers, librarians, pre-service teachers and parents.

Visit Asbury’s website for more information on the conference and the featured artists.