Announcing the Arnold Adoff Poetry Awards
With great pleasure, in partnership with and sponsorship by Arnold Adoff, the Board of the Virginia Hamilton Conference on Multicultural Literature for Youth announces the winners of the inaugural Arnold Adoff Poetry Awards. Read more.
32nd Annual Virginia Hamilton Conference
Featuring Nikki Grimes // April 7 and 8, 2016
Diversity in Poetry, Prose, and Pictures
Nearly 200 writers, illustrators, librarians, teachers, students and scholars will gather for this inspiring, informative event.
Keynote Speakers for 2016
- Nikki Grimes, winner of the 2016 Virginia Hamilton Literary Award
- Margarita Engle, recipient of the first Newbery Honor ever awarded to a Latino author
- Christian Robinson, award-winning illustrator and animator