Bryan Collier

About Bryan Collier

Bryan Collier is the winner of the 2013 Coretta Scott King Illustrator Award for I, Too, Am America, written by Langston Hughes, published by Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers. His acceptance speech was delivered at the annual conference of the American Library Association in Chicago on June 30, 2013.

CSK Illustrator Award Acceptance

I, Too, Am America by Langston Hughes

Thank you to everyone who has come to be a part of this wonderful celebration of African American stories and imagery created by today’s best writers and illustrators. I give special thanks to God 
and family and to my publisher Simon & Schuster and all its great designers like Laurent Linn as well as other […]

2011 CSK Illustrator Award Acceptance

I’d like to give a huge thanks to everyone who has come to take part in the Coretta Scott King Awards Breakfast, a celebration of African American stories and images created by many of today’s best authors and illustrators. I give a special thanks to my publisher Little, Brown and its amazing staff of editors, […]