Change and Renewal in Children's Literature
By Vander Walt
CONTRIBUTIONS TO THE STUDY OF WORLD LITERATURE Thomas van der Walt In the growing field of children's literature theory in criticism, this volume presents critical international perspectives on changes and innovation in this discipline. The recent new status of children's literature, and the growth in children's literature research internationally have led to exciting advances in both form and content. This collection comprises a selection of papers given by prominent experts. Reflecting on past decades, contributors trace and analyze important developments in children's literature at the dawn of a new millennium offers its readers a multitude of representations and responses to a changing world.