Book Review: New World Orders in Contemporary Children's Literature: Utopian Transformations

Stevens, Karen (2012) Book Review: New World Orders in Contemporary Children's Literature: Utopian Transformations. Gramarye: The Journal of the Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy, Spring (1). pp. 69-70. ISSN 2050-2915

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Abstract

The journal is designed to appeal to both academics and the interested public, and in 72 full-colour pages we’ve included:
Jacqueline Simpson on her collaboration on folklore with Terry Pratchett;
Maria Nikolajeva on her favourite story when she was young;
Diane Purkiss on the ‘undomestic’ witch;
Karl Bell on the permutations of the urban legend Spring-heeled Jack;
Stephen Badman’s translation of a Danish fairytale;
Robert Duggan reviews Anti-Tales: The Uses of Disenchantment;
Karen Stevens reviews New World Orders in Contemporary Children’s Literature.
Not to mention illustrations by Brian Froud, Arthur Rackham, Edward Dulac, Paul Kidby and others.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: Book Review. ISBN 9781349286157 doi:10.1057/9780230582583
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN3311 Prose
Divisions: Departments > English and Creative Writing
Depositing User: Karen Stevens
Date Deposited: 26 Apr 2019 16:05
Last Modified: 26 Apr 2019 16:05
URI: http://eprints.chi.ac.uk/id/eprint/4156

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