TITLE: Kadir Nelson: 2013 National Book Festival
SPEAKER: Kadir Nelson
EVENT DATE: 2013/09/21
FORMAT: Video + Captions
RUNNING TIME: 28 minutes
TRANSCRIPT: View Transcript (link will open in a new window)
Kadir Nelson appears at the 2013 Library of Congress National Book Festival.
Speaker Biography: The works of award-winning artist Kadir Nelson have been exhibited worldwide. He is a two-time winner of the Caldecott Honor Award as well as a Coretta Scott King Award. His clients include Coca-Cola, the U.S. Postal Service, Major League Baseball and Dreamworks SKG. His debut as a writer, "We Are the Ship: The Story of Negro League Baseball," won the Coretta Scott King Award. Nelson has just published a picture book biography, called "Nelson Mandela."
SERIES: National Book Festival 2013