Here You Ll Find A Collage Of Distinguished Voices From Around The World, Offering Their Own Perspectives And Experiences With Difficult Issues Censorship, Violence, Raw Images In Picture Books, Depictions Of Minorities, Gender Issues, Political Correctness, Ethical Heroes, And You Ll Hear From Some Of The Best Regarded And Controversial Authors Writing For And About Children Today In Essays That Are Bound To Provoke, Challenge, Move, And Perhaps Even Outrage You.South African Author Beverly Naidoo Talks About Censorship And Apartheid Allan Baillie Discusses His Choice To Write About Pol Pot S Reign Of Terror Brian Jacques Reflects On His Own Childhood Amidst The Violence And Poverty Of Liverpool Judith Gilliland Reveals Her Motivation For Depicting The Gritty Lives Of Children In Cairo And Lebanon Charlotte Huck Examines Reactions Among Animal Rights Groups To Her Princess Furball.You Ll Also Hear From Parents, Teachers, Librarians, Academicians, Illustrators, Booksellers, And Self Appointed Censors And You Ll Hear From Children Themselves Given The Large Gap In Texts For The Serious Study Of Children S Books, These Are Voices No One Concerned With Quality Children S Literature Can Afford To Ignore.
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- 288 pages
- Battling Dragons: Issues and Controversy in Children's Literature
- Susan Lehr
- 26 October 2017 Susan Lehr