Book Discussion on Theodor Seuss Geisel
Donald Pease recounts the life of Theodor Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss. The author details Geisel’s childhood in Springfield,… read more
Donald Pease recounts the life of Theodor Geisel, aka Dr. Seuss. The author details Geisel’s childhood in Springfield, Massachusetts, as the son of a German-immigrant family, to his development of the Dr. Seuss persona at Dartmouth College’s student newspaper The Jack-O-Lantern. Professor Pease documents Theodor Geisel’s early career in advertising, his political and social satirical cartoons, and his later success as a children’s author. Donald Pease responded to questions from members of the audience at Norwich Bookstore in Norwich, Vermont. close
*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.
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