Robert W. Kurkela

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Author Website: Kidzpoetz Publishing

Author Address: PO Box 621 New City, NY 10956

Genres: Poetry; Picture Books

Presentations: Via Skype or: Robert W. Kurkela is a nationally-renowned author who inspires reading and writing in his audiences. Author's Roadshow is in its sixth year and is a multi-media, interactive experience unlike any other. Robert utilizes a professional, portable250 watt Fender PA system used by musicians. He wears a wireless headset microphone which allows him to move about freely and interact with the children. Two additional microphones lead from the PA so that the poetry can be recited by Robert and the students simultaneously. In addition to the PA, Robert has a portable 100" screen and projector on which he displays his books. He also shows a PowerPoint presentation on poetry and how it is interwoven in our culture. The show can be tailored to suit your needs. Two can be scheduled to accommodate larger audiences.

Audiences: PreK-8

Available Times: School days

No Cost Meet the Author Visit: 10 minutes

In-Depth Visit Length: ~ 45 minutes per assembly

In-Depth Visit Cost: Please contact author directly

Prerequisites: The author will need a pull down or portable screen to project onto if presenting in person

Contact Information: robertkurkela@kidzpoetz.com 845-536-5505

Affiliations: Member of IBPA & SCBWI
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