As Tony Kushner wrote, considering how to approach his adaptation of Brundibar and the creation of But The Giraffe, “In a pitiless world, how is one to speak to the young? How much is one to tell a child of the injustices and dangers he or she will confront, perhaps have to confront, long before adulthood?”
Special guests: Acclaimed authors of books for children and young adults, Gregory Maguire (Wicked) and Kathryn Lasky (Guardians of Ga’hoole).