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Lecture Today! — Behind the Paper Curtain: The Magic and Math of Harry Potter, The Pop-Up Book

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Bruce Foster is among the pop-up elite, one of the foremost paper engineers in the world. 

Bruce foster

He frequently makes presentations in schools, explaining what paper engineers do and how they work with artists and writers to create pop-up books. He begins by talking about Disney’s film Enchanted, for which he designed the opening and closing pop-up scenes, and ends the talk with something that never fails to delight his young audiences — Harry Potter. Bruce will be signing copies of the Harry Potter Pop-up and Wow! The Pop-Up Book of Sports after the lecture.

Bruce Foster, Paper Engineer

12:00 PM

Tuesday, May 10th, 2011

Carmichael Auditorium, National Museum of American History

12th and Constitution Avenue NW

Washington, DC

Liz O'Brien

One thought on “Lecture Today! — Behind the Paper Curtain: The Magic and Math of Harry Potter, The Pop-Up Book

  1. Harold Miller

    Is it possible to get the e-mail address for Bruce Foster, Jon Zastrow or others in the know.?
    We are the Paper Discovery Center located in Appleton, WI and have a large collection of Pop-up Books. Would like to have a Page Turner for an Exhibit.
    Please help.

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