What exactly is a children’s book? How is children’s literature defined as a genre? Perry Nodelman presents close readings of six classic stories to answer these questions and offer a clear definition of children’s writing as a distinct literary form. For more information or ordering, click here.
Monthly Archives for August, 2008
Papers are solicited for a two-day international conference to be held at Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, Kent, UK. Childhood in its Time seeks to trace how the history of childhood in Britain is reflected, portrayed, or even created, in literature from the medieval period to the present day. The conference is particularly interested in […]