SLIS MA/UICB MFA Student Receives Iowa Arts Council Project Grant

Amy Childress, SLIS MA and Center for the Book MFA candidate, recently received a $6,000 grant from the Iowa Arts Council for her Books Arts in the Community Project. Amy also received an MFA Summer Fellowship to research K-12 Book Arts Outreach in Special Collection Libraries and Academic Book Arts Programs while additionally teaching two weeklong Book Arts Camps for the Iowa Youth Writing Project and several book arts workshops in libraries around the Iowa City area. Learn more about the Iowa Arts Council Project Grant here.