#SYP2020: Words and Pictures: A Marriage Made In….

2020: A Publishing Odyssey

Thread: Divergent:
Words and Pictures:
A Marriage Made In…

In 2015 the #PicturesMeanBusiness campaign sought to give illustrators equal cover presence to authors on front covers. Our clued up panel will discuss this campaign and their own collaborative experiences in an area where words and pictures must collide.

Panelists are:

Yvonne Manning
Yvonne is Principal Librarian responsible for managing Falkirk Library Support for Schools and was awarded a Centenary Medal for her work in promoting reading in schools and the development of the Falkirk Book Award.

Lari Don
Lari is a children’s author based in Edinburgh. She is a traditional storyteller, as well as an award-winning children’s author; her fiction is inspired by her love of myths, legends and fables.

Kate McLelland
Kate is an illustrator and printmaker who has done work for Hodder, Floris Books, Lonely Planet, Editions, Parragon Books and more. She was also nominated for a D&AD Illustration award and a Penguin Design Award.

Eleanor Pender
Eleanor is Communications Executive at UNESCO City of Literature Trust.
She will be chairing the session.

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