All Ages of Geek attended The 2022 Carle Honors event in NYC. Our hosts Selena and Mufsin interviewed Wade and Cheryl Hudson during the event. You can learn more about this event HERE. Be sure to check out the official coverage below.
About The 2022 Carle Honors
The Eric Carle Museum of Picture Book Art announces the 2022 Carle Honors Honorees, to be awarded at the Benefit Gala and Art Auction at Guastavino’s in New York City on Thursday, September 29, 2022, at 5:00 p.m. Now in its 16th year, the annual gala and fundraiser celebrates individuals and organizations whose creative vision and long-term dedication have had a profound effect on picture books and the vital role they play in arts appreciation and early literacy.
About Wade and Cheryl Hudson
Wade and Cheryl Hudson are authors, publishers, and leading advocates for equity, diversity, and inclusion in the children’s book industry. In 1988, they founded Just Us Books to publish children’s literature that centers and celebrates Black people, history, and culture. They have dedicated their careers to creating good books and more opportunities for talented creators—mentoring and giving numerous authors, illustrators, and other professionals their start in publishing.