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WWLP Springfield
Authors: Dr. Seuss mural “is obviously offensive in 2017”– The authors at the center of the Dr. Seuss mural controversy still haven’t re
WWLP Springfield / Posted 6 days ago
– The authors at the center 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... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Dr. Seuss’ racial history draws controversyto some when it was published 80 years ago, it is obviously offensive in 2017,”
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 6 days ago
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 had been... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Dr. Seuss' racial history draws controversyto some when it was published 80 years ago, it is obviously offensive in 2017,"
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 7 days ago
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 had been... Read more
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Boston Globe
Seuss museum in Springfield says mural is not for salebook festival at the museum because the image reinforced racial stereotypes. I
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
book festival at the 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... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Dr. Seuss museum pulling mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'included a depiction of a Chinese man, which was described by some as a "jarrin
KGTV San Diego / Posted 7 days ago
included a depiction of a Chinese man, which was described by some as a "jarring racial 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"... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural accused of being racist could get new ownerIt on Mulberry Street." The museum said Thursday the mural will be replaced af
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
It on Mulberry 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... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural accused of being racist could get new ownerIt on Mulberry Street." The museum said Thursday the mural will be replaced af
FOX News / Posted 9 days ago
It on Mulberry 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... Read more
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Breitbart
Dr. Seuss Museum Mural to Be Replaced After Authors Claim Illustration ‘Racist’contains illustrations from Dr. Seuss’s first children’s book, And to Think Tha
Breitbart / Posted 10 days ago
contains illustrations from 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... Read more
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Boston Globe
Springfield businessmen offer to buy controversial mural from Dr. Seuss museumwill be removed after three children’s authors said it contains a ‘‘jarring rac
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
will be removed after three 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... Read more
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Boston Globe
Seuss flap points to beloved author’s mixed legacydraw the line? This is political correctness at its worst, and this is what is
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
draw the line? This is political 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... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionthe mural, the authors said they would attend, but the museum has not said if t
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
the mural, the authors 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... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionthe mural, the authors said they would attend, but the museum has not said if t
FOX News / Posted 11 days ago
the mural, the authors 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... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'the upcoming Children's Literature Festival in Springfield, Massachusetts. Wil
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
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 Geisel's "And to Think That I Saw It on... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'the upcoming Children's Literature Festival in Springfield, Massachusetts. Wil
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
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 Geisel's "And to Think That I Saw It on... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints it depicted 'jarring racial stereotype'the upcoming Children's Literature Festival in Springfield, Massachusetts. Wil
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 11 days ago
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 Geisel's "And to Think That I Saw It on... Read more
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Boston Herald
Dr. Seuss Museum plans to remove a 'racist' muraldecided to remove a mural that some authors have called a “jarring racial stere
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
decided to remove a mural 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... Read more
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Fortune
Dr. Seuss Museum Plans to Remove a 'Racist' Muraldecided to remove a mural that some authors have called a “jarring racial stere
Fortune / Posted 11 days ago
decided to remove a mural 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... Read more
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The Washington Times
Dr. Seuss character incredulously deemed racistThat I Saw It on Mulberry Street” character represents a “jarring racial stereo
The Washington Times / Posted 12 days ago
That I Saw It on Mulberry Street” character represents a “jarring racial stereotype” to three other authors — Mo Willems, Mike Curato and Lisa Lee. The Chinese man in the Dr. Seuss book is shown in the mural with chopsticks, a pointed hat and... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionthe mural, the authors said they would attend, but the museum has not said if t
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
the mural, the authors 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... Read more
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FOX News
Dr. Seuss museum mural to be replaced amid claims of a racist depictionthe mural, the authors said they would attend, but the museum has not said if t
FOX News / Posted 12 days ago
the mural, the authors 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... Read more
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Daily Mail
Dr. Seuss museum to replace mural after complaints of racismin Springfield, Massachusetts Chinaman character is from 'And to Think That I
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
in Springfield, 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... 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 muralafter three authors said they would boycott a children’s book festival because
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
after three authors said they 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,”... Read more
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Boston Globe
Trio of authors boycott festival at Dr. Seuss museum over mural14 Springfield, MA, Seuss Museum event as planned. Here is why.’’ According to
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
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 Geisel’s ‘‘And to Think That I Saw It... Read more
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Boston Globe
Dr. Seuss museum under fire over mural depicting ‘jarring racial stereotype’14 Springfield, MA, Seuss Museum event as planned. Here is why.’’ According to
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
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 Geisel’s ‘‘And to Think That I Saw It... Read more
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