Date(s) - 01/11/2019 - 30/11/2019
At the beginning of this year, flushed with optimism and excitement, a new children’s laureate contemplated the things he would include in his laureate calendar. Not just months, other stuff too.
His plan was for a year-long paying of respect to the ways stories change us, usually for the better if we have adequate lighting. A calendar year, the laureate hoped, that would culminate in a glorious celebration of stories and everything they’ve always offered us, and still do now, and will forever…