TITLE: Harry Bliss: 2011 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Harry Bliss
EVENT DATE: 2011/09/24
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 42 minutes
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Author and illustrator Harry Bliss appears at the 2011 National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: Cartoonist and illustrator Harry Bliss grew up in an artistic family: His brother, sister and father are all artists. Readers of The New Yorker are very familiar with Bliss' work, as he has illustrated many of that magazine's covers. He is also a well-known illustrator of children's books, including "A Fine, Fine School" by Sharon Creech, which was a New York Times best-seller. His single-paned comic, "Bliss," is syndicated in more than 50 newspapers in the United States and Japan. Bliss' new book is "Bailey."
SERIES: National Book Festival 2011