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MCSS 2019 Conference 

November 4, 2019

Augusta Civic Center

2019 Conference Co-Sponsors:

Look for their vendor tables in the Exhibit Area at the conference!

We are pleased to confirm that Kenneth C. Davis has officially accepted the invitation to be the 2019 Keynote Speaker.

Kenneth C. Davis © Nina Subin

Kenneth C. Davis is the New York Times–bestselling author of America’s Hidden History and Don’t Know Much About® History, which gave rise to the “Don’t Know Much About®” series of books for adults and children. He is also the author of the critically acclaimed In the Shadow of Liberty, an ALA Notable Book and a 2017 finalist for the YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction. His most recent book, More Deadly Than War, was recently named a Notable Trade Book for Young People by the Children’s Book Council and NCSS (National Council for the Social Studies). He has also written for the New York TimesWashington Post, and Smithsonian magazine, among other publications. A frequent guest on national television and radio, he has appeared on CBS This Morning, Today, CNN and NPR. Davis enjoys both in-person and virtual visits with readers, teachers, students, librarians, and members of the general public. He lives in New York City and can be found on Twitter @kennethcdavis and at his website



Our theme this year is:   "Maine's Bicentennial:  Past, Present, and Future."