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 EverlastingKnee-Knock Rise), Chris Van Allsburg, RISD SCULP MFA ’75 (The Polar Express; Jumanji), and Mary Jane Begin, RISD ILLUS BFA ’85 (Willow BudsThe Sorcerer’s Apprentice) will follow the screening.

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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.
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