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An Afternoon of Sendak on Film

Sunday, October 13

11:00 am  Tell Them Anything You Want: A Portrait of Maurice Sendak (USA, 2009, 38 min)
2:00 pm    Where the Wild Things Are (USA, 2009, 101 min)

As we celebrate the work of Ezra Jack Keats, we also recognize Maurice Sendak, an award-winning American Jewish writer whose books inspire children around the globe.

Join Sendak expert, Patrick Rodgers, The Rosenbach’s Sendak Collection Curator, who will be on hand to answer questions.

FREE with Museum admission

Presented in conjunction with The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats and in collaboration with The Rosenbach of the Free Library of Philadelphia Foundation's special anniversary exhibition The Night Max Wore His Wolf Suit: 50 Years of Wild Things. Reciprocal admission discounts available through February 2014.  

Additional programming in conjunction with The Snowy Day and the Art of Ezra Jack Keats:
A Snowy Day in August: Keats Family Day (August 4)
Grandparents' Day (September 8)
Children's Literature and Social Justice (October 16)

Event type:Books & Writers, Exhibitions, Family-friendly, Films & Filmmakers