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WWLP Springfield
Still no word on when, or if, controversial Dr. Seuss mural will be taken downSeuss Enterprises said it would. The mural became the center of controversy wh
WWLP Springfield / Posted 2 days ago
Seuss Enterprises said it would. The mural became the center of controversy when three children’s authors, Mike Curato, Lisa Yee and Mo Willems, of Northampton, said they would be declining an offer to go to the museum over it. The mural depicts... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
Authors: Dr. Seuss mural “is obviously offensive in 2017”of the Dr. Seuss mural controversy still haven’t returned any phone calls or em
WWLP Springfield / Posted 10 days ago
of the Dr. Seuss mural controversy still haven’t returned any phone calls or emails. Authors Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and Lisa Yee wrote a letter to the museum, calling this image on the mural “deeply hurtful,” and cancelling their appearance at... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Dr. Seuss’ racial history draws controversyconsidered amusing to some when it was published 80 years ago, it is obviously
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 10 days ago
considered amusing to some when it was published 80 years ago, it is obviously offensive in 2017,” said writers Mo Willems, Lisa Yee and Mike Curato in a letter explaining why they had decided to bow out of a literary festival, since canceled, that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Dr. Seuss' racial history draws controversyconsidered amusing to some when it was published 80 years ago, it is obviously
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 11 days ago
considered amusing to some when it was published 80 years ago, it is obviously offensive in 2017," said writers Mo Willems, Lisa Yee and Mike Curato in a letter explaining why they had decided to bow out of a literary festival, since canceled, that... Read more
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Boston Globe
Seuss museum in Springfield says mural is not for salemuseum because the image reinforced racial stereotypes. In a joint letter post
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
museum because the image reinforced racial stereotypes. In a joint letter posted on Twitter, Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and Lisa Yee said the mural features a “jarring racial stereotype of a Chinese man, who is depicted with chopsticks, a pointed... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Dr. Seuss museum pulling mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'stereotype." On Oct. 5, authors Mike Curato ("Little Elliot, Big City"), Mo Wi
KGTV San Diego / Posted 12 days ago
stereotype." On Oct. 5, authors Mike Curato ("Little Elliot, Big City"), Mo Willems ("The Pigeon Finds a Hot Dog!" and Lisa Yee ("DC Super Hero Girls" series) decided not to attend a children's book festival that was scheduled to be held at the... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural accused of being racist could get new ownerStreet." The museum said Thursday the mural will be replaced after three child
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
Street." The museum said Thursday the mural will be replaced after three children's authors — Mo Willems, Mike Curato and Lisa Yee — said it contains a "jarring racial stereotype." "We recently learned that a key component of this institution... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural accused of being racist could get new ownerStreet." The museum said Thursday the mural will be replaced after three child
FOX News / Posted 13 days ago
Street." The museum said Thursday the mural will be replaced after three children's authors — Mo Willems, Mike Curato and Lisa Yee — said it contains a "jarring racial stereotype." "We recently learned that a key component of this institution... Read more
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Breitbart
Dr. Seuss Museum Mural to Be Replaced After Authors Claim Illustration ‘Racist’Dr. Seuss’s first children’s book, And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Stree
Breitbart / Posted 14 days ago
Dr. Seuss’s first children’s book, And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street. Authors Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and Lisa Yee signed a letter that said the illustrations portray “deeply hurtful” racial stereotypes about the Chinese. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Springfield businessmen offer to buy controversial mural from Dr. Seuss museumchildren’s authors said it contains a ‘‘jarring racial stereotype,” of a Chines
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
children’s authors said it contains a ‘‘jarring racial stereotype,” of a Chinese man. Authors Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and Lisa Yee said in a letter Thursday that they would boycott a children’s book festival at the museum because of the mural’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Seuss flap points to beloved author’s mixed legacycorrectness at its worst, and this is what is wrong with our country.” But the
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
correctness at its worst, and this is what is wrong with our country.” But the authors — Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and Lisa Yee — applauded the planned removal, calling it “a change that we feel will help the museum more accurately reflect the... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionsaid they would attend, but the museum has not said if the festival is back on.
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
said they would attend, but the museum has not said if the festival is back on. Authors Mo Willems, Mike Curato and Lisa Yee signed a letter and posted it to social media explaining why they take issue with the mural's depiction. "We... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionsaid they would attend, but the museum has not said if the festival is back on.
FOX News / Posted 15 days ago
said they would attend, but the museum has not said if the festival is back on. Authors Mo Willems, Mike Curato and Lisa Yee signed a letter and posted it to social media explaining why they take issue with the mural's depiction. "We... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'Thursday saying they were skipping the upcoming Children's Literature Festival
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Thursday saying they were skipping the upcoming Children's Literature Festival in Springfield, Massachusetts. Willems, Lisa Yee ("Super Hero Girls") and Mike Curato ("Little Elliott") said the mural, which illustrates a scene from Theodor... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'Thursday saying they were skipping the upcoming Children's Literature Festival
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Thursday saying they were skipping the upcoming Children's Literature Festival in Springfield, Massachusetts. Willems, Lisa Yee ("Super Hero Girls") and Mike Curato ("Little Elliott") said the mural, which illustrates a scene from Theodor... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'Thursday saying they were skipping the upcoming Children's Literature Festival
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Thursday saying they were skipping the upcoming Children's Literature Festival in Springfield, Massachusetts. Willems, Lisa Yee ("Super Hero Girls") and Mike Curato ("Little Elliott") said the mural, which illustrates a scene from Theodor... Read more
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Boston Herald
Dr. Seuss Museum plans to remove a 'racist' muralthat some authors have called a “jarring racial stereotype.” According to Metr
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
that some authors have called a “jarring racial stereotype.” According to Metro, the authors, Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and Lisa Yee, were invited to attend and read at the museum’s Amazing World of Dr. Suess Children’s Literature Festival. The trio... Read more
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Fortune
Dr. Seuss Museum Plans to Remove a 'Racist' Muralthat some authors have called a “jarring racial stereotype.” According to Metr
Fortune / Posted 15 days ago
that some authors have called a “jarring racial stereotype.” According to Metro, the authors, Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and Lisa Yee, were invited to attend and read at the museum’s Amazing World of Dr. Suess Children’s Literature Festival. The trio... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionsaid they would attend, but the museum has not said if the festival is back on.
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
said they would attend, but the museum has not said if the festival is back on. Authors Mo Willems, Mike Curato and Lisa Yee signed a letter and posted it to social media explaining why they take issue with the mural's depiction. "We... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionsaid they would attend, but the museum has not said if the festival is back on.
FOX News / Posted 16 days ago
said they would attend, but the museum has not said if the festival is back on. Authors Mo Willems, Mike Curato and Lisa Yee signed a letter and posted it to social media explaining why they take issue with the mural's depiction. "We... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints of racismMassachusetts Chinaman character is from 'And to Think That I Saw It on Mulber
Daily Mail / Posted 16 days ago
Massachusetts Chinaman character is from 'And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street' Mo Willems, Mike Curato and Lisa Yee declined the invitation to the museum's inaugural Children's Literature Festival, which was originally set for... Read more
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Boston Globe
After authors boycott children’s book festival, Dr. Seuss museum said it will take down mural Seuss museum to remove muralwould boycott a children’s book festival because the image reinforced racial st
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
would boycott a children’s book festival because the image reinforced racial stereotypes. Mike Curato, Mo Willems, and Lisa Yee said the mural from Seuss’ first book, “And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street,” features a “jarring racial... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trio of authors boycott festival at Dr. Seuss museum over mural‘‘I wont be attending the Oct. 14 Springfield, MA, Seuss Museum event as planne
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
‘‘I wont be attending the Oct. 14 Springfield, MA, Seuss Museum event as planned. Here is why.’’ According to Willems, Lisa Yee (”Super Hero Girls”) and Mike Curato (”Little Elliott”), the mural, which illustrates a scene from Theodor Seuss... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dr. Seuss museum under fire over mural depicting ‘jarring racial stereotype’‘‘I wont be attending the Oct. 14 Springfield, MA, Seuss Museum event as planne
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
‘‘I wont be attending the Oct. 14 Springfield, MA, Seuss Museum event as planned. Here is why.’’ According to Willems, Lisa Yee (”Super Hero Girls”) and Mike Curato (”Little Elliott”), the mural, which illustrates a scene from Theodor Seuss... Read more
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