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Kevin Clash is a puppeteer best known for his portrayal of the character Elmo on the children's television show "Sesame Street." He is co-executive producer of "Elmo's World" and has won several Emmy awards for Outstanding Performer in a Children's Series (1990, 2005 and 2006) and for his work as co-executive producer of an Outstanding Pre-School Children's Series (2001, 2002, 2003, 2004 and 2005). His recent book is "My Life as a Furry Red Monster" (Random House, 2006). He lives in New York City.

Previous National Book Festival Appearances

Kevin Clash