Unriddling the World: Fantasy and Children Cambridge Forum presents award-winning author Susan Cooper Why do children read fantasy? Does an adult understand literary fantasy in the same way as a child? In what ways does fantasy help children cope with the real world?
Preceded by Songs and Riddles: a musical introduction by Dr. Tony Barrand, singer, dancer and scholar and George Emlen, music director of Revels.
Thursday, November 15, 2007, 7:30 P.M. First Parish in Cambridge 3 Church Street (Harvard Square)
Books will be available for purchase and autographing. Tickets are not required.
Both events are free and open to the public. Handicap accessible. Sponsored by Cambridge Forum, the Friends of the Cambridge Public Library, The Horn Book, Inc., and Massachusetts Institute of Technology, with support from the Cambridge Community Foundation. For further information, please see www.cambridgepubliclibrary.org  or call the Cambridge Public Library at 617-349-4409; TTY 617-349-4421 or Cambridge Forum at 617-495-2727.
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