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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Janice DelNegro  

Pen Name: Janice M. DelNegro


Born: 1955 in Bronx, New York


Illinois Connection

Del Negro is an Associate Professor at Dominican University in River Forest. She lives in Brookfield.

Biographical and Professional Information

Janice Del Negro, PhD, Associate Professor at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois. She teaches Children’s Literature, Storytelling, and Young Adult Literature. A member of the Children's Book Writers and Illustrators, DelNegro has written several books and collaborated with Ellin Greene on the classic textbook, ''Storytelling: Art & Technique''. She conducts workshops on storytelling, book reviewing, writing and reading motivation and has been featured at several Festivals including the University of Illinois Youth Literature Festival and both the Illinois and National Storytelling Festivals.

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