How to Get Involved
As an Author/ Illustrator:
Participation in the book festival is by invitation only. To be considered for the festival, authors & illustrators should have at least 3-4 titles to their credit, including a recently published title, and have garnered national recognition. Authors and illustrators who wish to be considered for future festivals should have their representatives fax a list of titles and list of awards/recognition to:
The Kennedy Center
ATTN: Education Department/Multicultural Children's Book Festival
Fax: (202) 416-8853
Upon reviewing the materials, festival staff will only contact the authors and illustrators who are being considered for the festival.up
As a Volunteer:
If you would like to put your name into the festival volunteer database before the applications are posted, send your name, address, e-mail address, phone number, and festival of interest to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Open House Arts Festival featuring the Multicultural Children's Book Fair, September 11, 2010:
The Kennedy Center's Multicultural Children's Book Festival is made possible by The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation.
Additional support is provided by