• Meet Jerry Craft

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    Name: Meet Jerry Craft
    Date: April 27, 2019
    Time: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
    Event Description:
    Meet author-illustrator Jerry Craft as he talks about his book, New Kid, a timely, honest graphic novel about starting over at a new school where diversity is low and the struggle to fit in is real. Craft will also talk about his journey from self-publishing to mainstream publishing. Jerry Craft is an author-illustrator who has worked on numerous picture books, graphic novels, and middle grade novels. Jerry is the creator of Mama's Boyz, an award-winning syndicated comic strip. He has won five African American Literary Awards, and is a cofounder of the Schomburg Center's Annual Black Comic Book Festival. Can't make it to the event? You may reserve signed books online or contact The Carle Bookshop at shop@carlemuseum.org.
    Location:
    The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art 125 West Bay Road Amherst, MA 01002
    Date/Time Information:
    April 27, 2019 1:00pm
    Contact Information:
    Sandy Soderberg
    Fees/Admission:
    Free with Museum Admission ($6-22.50)
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