In 2003, Peter Sis was named a MacArthur Fellow,
an honor bestowed
John D. and Catherine T.
The foundation recognizes "talented individuals
who have shown extraordinary originality
and dedication in their creative pursuits and
a marked capacity for self-direction."
This December, Peter Sis Returns to Chicago
to Donate 1000 Copies of the
Spanish version of Madlenka
the Children of Chicago Public Schools,
the Center for Teaching through
at National-Louis University
and to Participate in the
Short Animated Movies at the
Artist in Residence
MacArthur Fellow 2003
and his book
offered as a
gift to the
of Chicago Public Schools
Friday, December 12, 2008, 9:30 a.m.
at José Clemente Orozco Community Academy
1940 West 18th Street
t312-861-1037, ext. 100 or firstname.lastname@example.org
You can also attend
A presentation of Peter Sís’s book
for teachers and librarians
followed by a Q&A and book signing by the author
on Saturday, December 13, 2008
2:00 p.m. at National-Louis University’s Lisle Campus
850 Warrenville Rd, Lisle
The screening of Peter Sís’s
by a Q&A and Book Signing
by the author on
Sunday, December 14, 2008, 12:00 p.m.
1517 West Fullerton Ave.