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Eighth Annual Butler Lecture
Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 6 p.m.
Martin Recital Hall, Fine Arts Building
Reception and book signing to follow in the Slate Lobby
You Can Never Outgrow a Picture Book 
Presented by Bryan Collier

Bryan Collier is a beloved illustrator known for his unique style combining watercolor and collage details. He is a four-time Caldecott Honor recipient for Trombone Shorty, Dave the Potter, Martin's Big Words: The Life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., and Rosa. Collier has won many other awards as well, including six Coretta Scott King Awards. His recent books include Thurgood, Hey Black Child, and Between the Lines.

About the Butler Center

Established in 2009, the Butler Children’s Literature Center at Dominican University is administered by the School of Information Studies and is supported by the Butler Family Foundation. The Center houses an examination collection of newly published books for children and teens, and two historical collections of note: The Effie Lee Morris Collection of African American Books and the Ellin Greene Storytelling Collection.

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