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A Celebration of Walter Dean Myers at Symphony Space

Symphony Space will hold a memorial to honor the life and work of the late Walter Dean Myers’ (1937 – 2014). Led by his son Christopher Myers, children’s book writers who have been influenced by Walter Dean Myers, or who have been doing work in the same spirit, will gather to celebrate his legacy through readings and song.


Avi                                         Christopher Myers
Wah Ming Chang                  Jason Reynolds
Justin Hicks                           Neela Vaswani
Daniel Alexander Jones        Jacqueline Woodson

This event is free and open to the public. RSVP is required here.

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