Ethnic Literary Traditions in American Children's Literature
Michelle Pagni Stewart, Yvonne Atkinson
Palgrave Macmillan, Nov 15, 2009 - Family & Relationships - 256 pages
his book expands the understanding of children’s literature as ethnic literature. A diverse blend of contributors helps readers to approach children’s literature from an insider’s perspective, thus enhancing the literary experience found in ethnic children’s books. This collection of essays will inform readers of the cultural nuances of ethnic literature, the signs, signals, and tags that can be misunderstood or overlooked. America has become more aware of our cultural differences, and Ethnic Literary Traditions in American Children’s Literature celebrates those distinctions.