Appearances

If you would like me to visit your school or library, please contact me at clevinson@austin.rr.com. Please see my Presentations page for topics and descriptions of my interactive, multimedia programs.

Coordinating with other schools and libraries in the area is a good way to share expenses. You can also piggy-back on other presentations that I’m making nearby; please see my upcoming Appearances, below. I also make Skype visits!

Upcoming Appearances:

* Texas Association for Literacy Education (TALE), February 11, 2017 in Corpus Christi, Texas. Topic: “You Want Diversity? You Can’t Get Realer Than This!”

World Read Aloud Day! On February 16, 2017, I’ll be Skyping with schools from Maine to Oregon.

* Austin SCBWI Marketing Boot Camp, February 25, 2017 at the Round Rock Library. Topic: “Making Presentations Like a Pro”  with Shelley Jackson and  Lindsey Lane.

* Project Wise at Jaime Padron Elementary School, Austin, Texas, March 9, 2017.

* Library of Congress Young Readers Center, March 2, 2017 in Washington, DC. Topic: “The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist.”

* Lafayette Elementary School, March 2, 2017 in Washington, DC. Topic: “The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist.”

* Bridges School for An Open Book, March 3, 2017 in Washington, DC. Topic: “The Youngest Marcher: The Story of Audrey Faye Hendricks, a Young Civil Rights Activist.”

 

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Recent appearances for Watch Out for Flying Kids:

Here’s the video of my appearance with the Flying Kids at the National Book Festival!

In case you missed us at the International Literacy Association, here are videos of Shaina and Xavier Hughes and me at Left Bank Books and also of Flying Kids at the Convention Center in St. Louis.

And here I am at my launch in Austin:

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And with Flying Kids at the National Book Festival:

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At Aircraft Aerial Arts:

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With a future reader at the Toledo Jewish Book Festival: Greeting a future reader

I also made a presentation at the National Council for the Social Studies with the Teaching Tolerance program of the Southern Poverty Law Center. Our talk was called “Israel Comes to Ferguson: Anti-bias Classrooms and Circus Rings.”

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