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Film, Video National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Announcement Ceremony: Walter Dean Myers

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Title

  • National Ambassador for Young People's Literature Announcement Ceremony: Walter Dean Myers

Summary

  • Walter Dean Myers, five-time winner of the Coretta Scott King Award and two Newbery Honors, was inaugurated as National Ambassador for Young People's Literature by Librarian of Congress James H. Billington. The previous two ambassadors, Katherine Paterson and Jon Scieszka, were also on hand for the event.

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • Library of Congress. Center for the Book, sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2012-01-10.

Headings

  • -  Literature

Notes

  • -  Group name: Youth Ambassador.
  • -  Classification: Language and Literature.
  • -  Walter Dean Myers.
  • -  Recorded on 2012-01-10.
  • -  Kids, Families.
  • -  Researchers.
  • -  Teachers.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

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Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021688791

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Center For The Book. National Ambassador for Young People's LiteratureAnnouncement Ceremony: Walter Dean Myers. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -01-10, 2012. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021688791/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & Library Of Congress. Center For The Book, S. B. (2012) National Ambassador for Young People's LiteratureAnnouncement Ceremony: Walter Dean Myers. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -01-10. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021688791/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and Sponsoring Body Library Of Congress. Center For The Book. National Ambassador for Young People's LiteratureAnnouncement Ceremony: Walter Dean Myers. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -01-10, 2012. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021688791/>.