Spencer Keralis, Director for Digital Scholarship with the Digital Scholarship Co-Operative, was awarded an Outreach Grant by the Society for the History of Children & Youth (SHCY). The award will support “They leave me and I love them more”: A Symposium on the Legacies of Maurice Sendak on April 26, 2013.

The Symposium will feature scholarly papers on Sendak's work, and readings of his popular children's books.

Participants so far include:

  • Marshall Armintor, Lecturer—English
  • Courtney Jacobs, Rare Books Librarian
  • Spencer Keralis, Director for Digital Scholarship
  • Jennifer Way, Associate Professor—Art Education and Art History

Further details will be available at http://disco.unt.edu.