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Film, Video Cynthia Leitich Smith

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Title

  • Cynthia Leitich Smith

Summary

  • Cynthia Leitich Smith developed an interest in writing children's literature at a young age. She was "Dear Gabby" for her sixth grade newspaper, and she edited her junior high and high school newspapers. Following graduation from journalism school at the University of Kansas and from Michigan Law School in Ann Arbor, she began writing fiction. She is recipient of the 2001 Wordcraft Circle Award for children's literary prose. Her most recent book is "Indian Shoes." Smith, a mixed-blood enrolled member of Creek Nation, lives in Austin, Texas.

Names

  • Library of Congress
  • National Book Festival (U.S.), sponsoring body

Created / Published

  • Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress, 2002-10-12.

Headings

  • -  Culture, Folklife
  • -  Literature

Notes

  • -  Cynthia Leitich Smith.
  • -  Recorded on 2002-10-12.
  • -  Kids, Families.
  • -  Researchers.
  • -  Teachers.

Medium

  • 1 online resource

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2021692025

Online Format

  • video
  • image

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Chicago citation style:

Library Of Congress, and U.S National Book Festival. Cynthia Leitich Smith. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -10-12, 2002. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2021692025/.

APA citation style:

Library Of Congress & National Book Festival, U. S. (2002) Cynthia Leitich Smith. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -10-12. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2021692025/.

MLA citation style:

Library Of Congress, and U.S National Book Festival. Cynthia Leitich Smith. Washington, D.C.: Library of Congress, -10-12, 2002. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2021692025/>.