University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
The 2016 Sarah Marwil Lamstein Children’s Literature Lecture will feature R.J. Palacio, author of the highly awarded, New York Times’ Bestselling book Wonder. R.J. Palacio’s lecture will take place April 7, 5:30 – 7 pm in the Helmut Stern Auditorium at the Museum of Art, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI.
The Sarah Marwil Lamstein Children’s Literature Lecture is an endowment by her husband Joel Lamstein to the English Department of the University of Michigan. The faculty of the English Department and the Creative Writing Program select the Lamstein lecturers.
Past Lamstein Lecturers have been Christopher Paul Curtis, Cynthia Kadohata, Daniel Handler, Chris Van Allsburg, Lois Lowry, Jennifer Holm, Erin and Philip C. Stead, Gary D. Schmidt, and Norton Juster.