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Jarrett J. Krosoczka:
How a boy became an artist

TEDxHampshireCollege · 18:48 · Filmed Oct 2012
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When Jarrett J. Krosoczka was a kid, he didn’t play sports, but he loved art. He paints the funny and touching story of a little boy who pursued a simple passion: to draw and write stories. With the help of a supporting cast of family and teachers, our protagonist grew up to become the successful creator of beloved children’s book characters, and a vocal advocate for arts education. (Filmed at TEDxHampshireCollege.)

Author/illustrator
Jarrett J. Krosoczka is the author/illustrator of countless children's books and graphic novels, including Good Night, Monkey Boy, Baghead and the Lunch Lady series. Full bio
This talk was presented to a local audience at TEDxHampshireCollege, an independent event. TED editors featured it among our selections on the home page.

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