Panel Discussion with Assistant Professor Mary Jane Begin and Alumni Chris Van Allsburg November 10th
Documentary film exploring children’s literature to screen, followed by a panel discussion at Rhode Island School of Design
Rhode Island filmmakers Edward J. Delaney and Steven Withrow will screen Library of the Early Mind, a feature-length documentary film exploring children’s literature, at Rhode Island School of Design’s Main Auditorium, on Wednesday, November 10 from 6:30 to 9 p.m.
A panel discussion with the filmmakers as well as featured authors Natalie Babbitt (Tuck Everlasting; Knee-Knock Rise), Chris Van Allsburg, RISD SCULP MFA ’75 (The Polar Express; Jumanji), and Mary Jane Begin, RISD ILLUS BFA ’85 (Willow Buds; The Sorcerer’s Apprentice) will follow the screening.
The screening, which is free and open to the public, is in partnership with the Department of Illustration at RISD and the Providence Children’s Film Festival.