(May Hill) Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Committee - 2015

Charge

To choose annually an individual of distinction who shall prepare and present a paper which shall be a significant contribution to the field of children's literature; to select a host institution and make appropriate arrangements for the presentation of the lecture; to arrange for publication of lecture in children and libraries.

Roster

Susan J. Pine (Chair, January 11, 2011, to January 31, 2013)
Ms. Gratia Jane Banta (Member, January 11, 2011, to January 31, 2013)
Carolyn Phelan (Member, January 11, 2011, to January 31, 2013)
Mr. Victor Lynn Schill (Member, January 11, 2011, to January 31, 2013)
Rachael Stein (Member, January 11, 2011, to January 31, 2013)
Carol A. Doll (Consultant, July 1, 2011, to August 1, 2013)
Timothy R. Wadham (Consultant, July 1, 2010, to June 30, 2012)
Aimee Strittmatter (Staff Liaison, July 1, 2009, to June 30, 2015)

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Composition

The Arbuthnot Honor Lecture Committee consists of five members, all of whom function virtually, appointed from the ALSC membership at large, serving 2-year terms and led by the committee chair. (Chair + 4)

Origin

Established in 1971 at the request of the ALSC Board of Directors.

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Staff Liaison

Courtney Jones
312-280-2163