TITLE: Gregory Maguire: 2011 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Gregory Maguire
EVENT DATE: 09/24/2011
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 46 minutes
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Author Gregory Maguire appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Gregory Maguire is the author of more than a dozen novels for children and many novels for adults, including "Wicked," the basis of the smash Broadway musical of the same name. Formerly a professor of children's literature at Simmons College, he is a co-founder of the Foundation for Children's Books and of Children's Literature New England Inc. Maguire is also one of the writers of "The Exquisite Corpse Adventure," an original story written for the Library of Congress' Read.gov website and now a book from Candlewick. His latest novel is "Out of Oz: The Final Volume in the Wicked Years" (William Morrow).
SERIES: National Book Festival 2011