Zeiter Children's & Young Adult Literature Conference


Mar. 21, 2015 (All day)

Campus Location

Office/Remote Location

Greenspun Auditorium


Join us for the 4th Annual Gayle A. Zeiter Children's & Young Adult Literature conference, an inspirational day listening to renowned children and young adult authors and illustrators as they share their work and creative process. The Gayle A. Zeiter conference provides teachers, students and writers an opportunity to hear about how published writers and illustrators create their work, engage in conversation about how children's and young adult literature can be shared in diverse classrooms, and attend break out sessions that foster a love for literature.

This year's award-winning guests are: Peter Brown (Mr. Tiger Goes WildCreepy Carrots!My Teacher is a Monster), Nikki Grimes (Danitra Brown: Class ClownBronx Masquerade, What is Goodbye?) and Frank Serafini (Reading the VisualAround the Reading Workshop in 180 DaysLooking Closely series of children's books).

Seating is limited, so register today!


Registration is $25 ($15 for students)

Admission Information

For more information and to register, visit the UNLV Curriculum Materials Library website.

Contact Information

UNLV Curriculum Materials Library
Amanda Melilli

External Sponsor

Sponsored by UNLV Curriculum Materials Library, Southern Nevada Writing Project, Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators Nevada, Southern Nevada Council of Teachers of English, Gayle A. Zeiter Literacy Development Center