The 10th Albert Lahmer Memorial Lecture is themed “Pop-Ups, Wheels, Tabs, and Flaps: Bringing Motion to Books” and features Ann Montanaro Staples who will present an illustrated talk on the history of pop-ups. She is the founder and director of The Movable Book Society, a world-wide organization that has been promoting pop-up books since 1993. Ann Montanaro Staples is considered the preeminent authority on movable books and an avid pop-up book collector, researcher and author. Her collection of pop-up books currently numbers about 4,500 individual titles. She is the author of the following books:
- Pop-up and Movable Books: A Bibliography (Scarecrow Press, 1993)
- Pop-up and Movable Books: A Bibliography, Supplement 1, 1991-1997 (Scarecrow Press, 2000).
Admission is free. Pleas join us:
Thursday April 18, 2013
8:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Lillian H. Smith
For more information, please contact The Osborne Collection of Early Children’s Books at 416-393-7753.
This event is sponsored by the Friends of the Osborne Collection (Toronto).