Marilyn Nelson Claudia Lewis Award 2023 Acceptance Speech
Author Marilyn Nelson wins the Claudia Lewis Award 2023 for Augusta Savage: The Shape of a Sculptor’s Life from Bank Street College Children's Book Committee.
The Claudia Lewis Award
The Claudia Lewis Award, given for the first time in 1998, honors the best poetry book of the year. The award commemorates the late Claudia Lewis, distinguished children’s book expert and longtime member of the Bank Street College faculty and Children’s Book Committee. She conveyed her love and understanding of poetry with humor and grace.
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Children's and Young Adult Literature
Nelson, M. (2023). Marilyn Nelson Claudia Lewis Award 2023 Acceptance Speech. Bank Street College of Education. https://educate.bankstreet.edu/cbc_awards/11