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Looking Back On The Snowy Day

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Posted January 29, 2012

It’s the 50th anniversary of Ezra Jack Keats’ The Snowy DayAll Things Considered looks back on the classic picturebook about a boy named Peter encountering snow and interviews Deborah Pope, the executive director of the Ezra Keats’ Foundation about the implications of quietly introducing a non-stereotypical African-American child in a children’s book.

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One Response to “Looking Back On The Snowy Day”

  1. ProfessorMortis
    January 29th, 2012 @ 1:30 pm

    One of my favorite books as a kid.

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