Words & Pictures

Words & Pictures presents acclaimed children’s authors and illustrators to readers of all ages.

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Words & Pictures

Additional authors will be announced throughout the season. Watch your emails for more exciting news.
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Max Brallier

April 13, 2023

Sara Shepard

February 16, 2023

Natasha Tarpley

February 2, 2023

Jasmine Warga

October 12, 2022

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You seemed lost and found at the same time. And that’s how I usually feel too.”

Jasmine Warga, Here We Are Now

Words & Pictures is generously supported by:



EQT Foundation
The Grable Foundation
J.B. Finley Charitable Trust through the PNC Charitable Trust Grant Review Committee

Upcoming Lectures

Clint Smith

MAR 29

Emily Kline


Max Brallier

APR 13

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Hanif Abdurraqib

APR 17