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Summoned by books: essays and speeches by Frances Clarke Sayers.

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s literature -- History and criticism.,
  • Books and reading.,
  • Librarians.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementCompiled by Marjeanne Jensen Blinn. Foreword by Lawrence Clark Powell.
    ContributionsBlinn, Marjeanne Jensen, ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ718.1 .S25
    The Physical Object
    Pagination173 p.
    Number of Pages173
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5942536M
    LC Control Number65013361

    Convinced that good books could profoundly influence children, U.S. librarian, educator, and author Frances Clarke Sayers devoted her life to juvenile Sayers, Gale (born ). African American collegiate and professional football player Gale Sayers was an explosive running back who played for the Chicago Bears (–71) of the National. I did not fully agree with the chapter “Analyzing the World According to Disney”. Wasko talks about how Frances Clarke Sayers, children’s literature expert, claims that “ Disney falsifies life and is not really related to the greater truths of life” (Wasko ). I think that statement is being. In addition to writing children's stories, Pease taught high school English and in the mids was the principal at Los Altos Elementary School. He also contributed to journals and reviewed books for The New York Times. Pease died in San Rafael, California, on Ap He is buried at Stockton Rural Cemetery in Stockton.


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Biography. Frances Clarke was born on September 4, in Topeka, Kansas to parents Oscar Lincoln Clarke and Marian Busby.

When she was a child she moved with her family to Galveston, Texas, which would later prove to be a great source of inspiration for her numerous children’s an essay published in the Septem edition of Library Journal, she reminisces about a woman Born: September 4,Topeka, Kansas. Frances Clarke Sayers; Frances Clarke Sayers (primary author only) Author division.

Frances Clarke Sayers is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Includes. Frances Clarke Sayers is composed of 2 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine. Abstract: Frances Clarke Sayers () was a lecturer on children's literature at UCLA ().

She won the Joseph W. Lippincott Award for distinguished service in the profession of librarianship (), and the Clarence Day Award () for Summoned by Books: Essays and Speeches. The collection consists of Sayers' correspondence, family. Biography. Frances Clarke was born on September 4, in Topeka, Kansas to parents Oscar Lincoln Clarke and Marian Busby.

[1] When she was a child she moved with her family to Galveston, Texas, which would later prove to be a great source of inspiration for her numerous children’s an essay published in the Septem edition of Library Journal, she reminisces about a woman.

Frances Clarke Sayers Lecture. Children’s Book Festival. Letter to the editor of the Horn Book Magazine. Words After by Kacy Cook. Arnold: Late at Night in Ginny’s Office.

Leigh: Rememory. Jaime: Rememory. Arnold: Into the Future. About Virginia Hamilton. Books by Virginia Hamilton: A Chronological Listing. Major Awards: An Alphabetical. Marjeanne Blinn, a children's librarian and former student of Frances Clarke Sayers, worked with Sayers on an anthology of Sayers' writings, Summoned by Books: Essays and Speeches by Frances Clarke Sayers, published in The collection includes over sixty 3" reel tape recordings of Sayers' lectures, speeches and workshops, two vinyl albums of Sayers' storytelling, and a scrapbook that.

In the forward to her “Summoned by Books: Essays and Speeches by Frances Clarke Sayers,” Powell wrote of her “gift of celebration, of stamina, scholarship and vision, the passion for people. Summoned by Books () contains many of her lectures and essays. Sayers wrote several books for children, including Bluebonnets for Lucinda (), Tag-Along Tooloo (), Sally Tait (), and Ginny and Custard ().

She also helped edit the third and fourth editions of The Anthology of Children’s Literature ( and ). Sayers. Children's book. (Unknown) County Oscar Lincoln Busby Stokes (Pub: New York: Harcourt, Brace & World.

ISBN:) Children's book. (Unknown) County Anne Carroll Moore; A Biography (Pub: New York: Atheneum. ISBN:) Biography. (Unknown) County Summoned By Books: Essays And Speeches By Frances Clarke Sayers (Pub: New York: Viking Press. Frances Clarke Sayers, noted children's librarian, author, teacher, storyteller and speaker, was an advocate of excellence in children's literature.

1 Born on September 4, in Topeka, Kansas, Sayers later stated that she knew she wanted to be a children's librarian from childhood. 2 After attending the University of Texas at Austin, she. InSayers was awarded the American Library Association's prestigious Joseph W.

Lippincott Award for distinguished service to the profession and her collection of essays and speeches was published as Summoned by Books (). Sayers was an ardent storyteller, a crusader for quality in both literature and service to children. Boston Public Library, the Children's Book Section.

opened its doors to the public on March 3, Despite a minuscule staff, the office carried out its main function as outlined initially in a proposal pre-pared by Frances Clarke Sayers, who, representing a. joint committee of the American Association of,University Women and the Association.

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“Summoned by Books: Essays and Speeches by Frances Clarke Sayers”, New York: Viking Press 0 Copy quote The library profession is a profession that is informed, illuminated, radiated by a fierce and beautiful love of books. Summoned by books: essays and speeches by Frances Clarke Sayers. by: Sayers, Frances Clarke, Published: () Voices of readers: how we come to love books / by: Carlsen, G.

Robert, Published: (). In her speech “Of Memory and Muchness,” given in at a California Library Association conference and published in Summoned by Books, she makes a strong case that children’s literature is important not just because “the good life, at least inwardly lived, is assured to the child who loves reading” but because children’s books are.

Frances Sayers. Frances Clarke Sayers () grew up in Texas and studied at the University of Texas and the Carnegie Institute of Technology. She was an assistant in the children's room of the New York Public Library from to and served as the.

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The most celebrated such attack came infrom Frances Clarke Sayers, a senior lecturer at UCLA's School of Library Service. In a letter to the Los Angeles Times she called Walt "to account for his debasement of the traditional literature of childhood, in films and in the books he publishes.

He shows scant respect for the integrity of the. Frances Clarke Sayers (September 4, – J ) was an American children's librarian, author of children's books, and lecturer on children's literature. InAmerican Libraries named her one of the " Most Important Leaders We Had in the 20th Century".

Biography. Frances Clarke was born on September 4, in Topeka, Kansas to parents Oscar Lincoln Clarke and Marian Busby. Children’s books SAYERS, Frances Clarke Summoned by Books, Viking Press, New York, Frances Clarke Sayers devoted much of a long life () to the study and promotion of children’s literature.

The essays and speeches collected in this book (including her celebrated attack on the Disneyfication of the Winnie-the- Pooh stories.

The speech was a response to a controversy that began in the s concerning the standards used in evaluating children's books. Educators - and I am painting with very broad strokes here - taking exception to the public children's librarian claim of sovereignty in the area, saw themselves as being the best evaluators of books for children, and were demanding more realistic books, books.

The end of Moore’s influence came when, years later, she tried to block the publication of a book by E. White. Watching Moore stand in the way of “Stuart Little,” White’s editor, Ursula. More than 50 years ago, Frances Clarke Sayers, a distinguished children's librarian, gave an answer that is equal ly applicable today.

"If the majority of students cannot read," she wrote, "there must be something basically wrong with present-day methods of teaching." She continued, "In an effort to enliven and enrich the business of teaching.

Next. Eva by Peter Dickinson l Summary & Study Guide. Eva by Peter Dickinson l Summary & Study Guide. Guess who Frances Clarke Sayers was talking about in.

This letter she published in the Los Angeles Times was printed as part of a longer article in The Horn Book (December ), and Walt Disney survived her attack by only one year. He died Decem   Frances Clarke Sayers's speech, "Lose Not the Nightingale," responded with a declaration of children's librarians' selection standards that redefined literary realism to include the emotional reality of imaginative literature alongside the experiential reality.

Skip to Content.The original name of the organization was The Southern California Council on Children'sthe organization changed its name to Southern California Council on Literature for Children and Young People (SCCLCYP). Inthe Council's name was changed again to The Children's Literature Council Of Southern California.Many of the earliest books, particularly those dating back to the s and before, are now extremely scarce and increasingly expensive.

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