Marc Brown is an author and illustrator of children’s books. He is best known for his series “Arthur.” The TV adaptation that first aired in 1994 on PBS has gone on to won six Emmy awards and received 25 nominations. “Arthur” is also the recipient of the prestigious George Foster Peabody Award for excellence in broadcasting.
Since publishing the first "Arthur" story in 1976, “Arthur’s Nose,” Brown has written and illustrated more than thirty books related to the series as well as many other titles, such as “Monkey: Not Ready for Kindergarten” and “The Little Shop of Monsters,” which he co-wrote with “Goosebumps” author, R.L. Stine.
Please join Distinguished Lecture Series for an evening with Marc Brown. The doors to Memorial Union's Shannon Hall will open at 7:00 PM.
Lecture is open and FREE to both students and the public, and will end with a 30 minute Q&A.