David FitzSimmons

David FitzSimmons

About David FitzSimmons: David FitzSimmons is an award-winning free-lance photographer and writer. Before becoming a freelance photographer and author, David taught for over twenty years—first high school English and then as a university professor, having instructed at Cornell University, Ohio State, and Ashland University. He holds a PhD in English from Ohio State University, with a specialty in narrative theory—investigating the components of storytelling—something that influences his photography and writing.

For more on David FitzSimmons, visit his website or Facebook page.

David FitzSimmons' School Visits & Speaking Engagements: Photographer David FitzSimmons includes fascinating natural history, amazing animal photos, interactive puppet performances, stories about writing and photography, and pre- and post-visit lesson plans in his school visits. Audience: Youth or Adult (photography). Please visit this link for booking information.



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SALAMANDER DANCE (2016): Discover the magic of vernal pools—wetlands that fill with water in the spring and dry up in the summer—by following the annual life cycle of spotted salamanders. From shimmering eggs and wriggling larvae to metamorphosis and hibernation, these ephemeral wetlands are alive year-round, but nothing compares to their spectacular springtime Salamander Dance! (Ages 5-10)

30th Annual
Buckeye Book Fair
November 4, 2017
9:30 to 4:00
Fisher Auditorium Wooster, Ohio
$2 Admission
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