ERIC Number: ED333358
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1991-May
Reference Count: N/A
Ten from the Decade: Visually Significant Picture Books and Why.
Stewig, John Warren
Excluding poetry, number, wordless, alphabet, and information books, this paper discusses the work of 10 visually significant picture book illustrators who published in the 1980s. The books included in the paper, both traditional tales and modern stories, were illustrated by Anthony Browne, Henrik Drescher, Lois Ehlert, Stephen Gammell, Ivan Gantschev, Adrienne Kennaway, Dayal Kaur Khalsa, Deborah Nourse Lattimore, Robert Rayevsky, and Ed Young. The paper also includes a discussion of significant picture books in the 1980s by other illustrators arranged by historical and instructional significance and by the medium used. A list of featured books, arranged by illustrator, is attached. (RS)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers: Illustrators; Visual Imagery
Note: Paper presented at the Annual Meeting of the International Reading Association (36th, Las Vegas, NV, May 6-10, 1991).