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Book Review: Due Dates (Graduate Students)

Philip Nel's English 680: Radical Children's Literature

September R 4

Joyce Antler, Lucy Sprague Mitchell: The Making of a Modern Woman (New Haven: Yale University Press, 1987). Reviewed by Hana Jan.

Leonard S. Marcus, Margaret Wise Brown: Awakened by the Moon (Beacon Hill, 1992. Quill, 1999). Reviewed by Priscilla Mizell.

 
T 9

Judy Kaplan & Linn Shapiro, eds., Red Diapers: Growing Up in the Communist Left (Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1998). Reviewed by Laura Roderick.

Paul C. Mishler, Raising Reds: The Young Pioneers, Radical Summer Camps, and Communist Political Culture in the United States (New York: Columbia University Press, 1999). Reviewed by Brett Hartin.

R 11

Michael Denning, The Cultural Front (New York and London: Verso, 1996). Reviewed by Diedre Mapes.

 
R 25

Herbert Kohl, Should We Burn Babar? Essays on Children's Literature and the Power of Stories (New York: The New Press, 1995). Reviewed by Chelsea Brimer.

James W. Loewen, Lies My Teacher Told Me: Everything Your American History Textbook Got Wrong (New York: The New Press, 1995). Reviewed by Aimee Norris.

 
October T 7 Andrew Hemingway, Artists on the Left: American Artists and the Communist Movement, 1926-1956 (New Haven: Yale UP, 2002). Reviewed by Callie Kostelich.
 
T 14

Katharine Capshaw Smith, Children's Literature of the Harlem Renaissance (Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2004). Reviewed by Rachel Parkin.

Michelle Martin, Brown Gold: Milestones of African-American Children's Picture Books, 1845-2002 (Routlgedge, 2004). Reviewed by Caley Cole-Robinson.

 
R 23

Sidney I. Dobrin and Kenneth Byron Kidd, eds., Wild Things: Children’s Culture and Ecocriticism (Wayne State UP, 2004). Reviewed by Elizabeth Williams.

 
November T 4 Jack Zipes, Fairy Tales and the Art of Subversion: The Classical Genre for Children and the Process of Civilization (New York: Methuen, 1988). Reviewed by Kat Tigges.

 

 


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