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David J. Smith

Monday, June 22, 2009
Episode Summary
Susan Raab interviews David J. Smith, author of \"If the World Were a Village\" (international bestseller) and \"If America Were a Village\"

Participant(s) Bio
David J. Smith is a teacher and educational consultant with over 25 years of experience in the classroom and is the creator of the award-winning curriculum "Mapping the World by Heart." He lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Susan Raab is a University of Connecticut Alumna who graduated in 1980 with a degree in English. She serves on the Leadership Committee for UConn's Northeast Children's Literature Collection. She also serves on the Board for the Center for the Study of Children's Literature and Culture at the University of Florida at Gainesville. She writes the To Market column for the Society of Children's Book Writers and Illustrators and is the author of An Author's Guide to Children's Book Promotion.