Judy Hendershot's scientific contributions

Publications (2)

Offers an interview with teacher and author Sharon Draper (winner of the 1998 Coretta Scott King Award), describing her life as a high school educator and as an author of novels, chapter books, and poetry for a wide range of readers. (SR)
Relates a conversation with Paul O. Zelinsky, winner of the 1998 Caldecott Medal for his elegant Italianate "Rapunzel" in Renaissance style. Describes the challenges and pleasure of using a historical setting to tell a good story and delight the viewers' eyes. (SR)


... Zelinsky credited his rendition of this tale to three Renaissance artists and their work (Peck & Hendershot, 1999). In addition to Rembrandt's "The Jewish Bride," most notable are Zelinsky's renditions of Rembrandt's "Agatha Bas," Masaccio's "The Expulsion from Paradise," and Raphael's "Madonna and Child with the Young St. John" (Peck & Hendershot, 1999). ...