Ethnic Literary Traditions in American Children’s Literature

  • Editors
  • Michelle Pagni Stewart
  • Yvonne Atkinson

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Chapter 1 Do Dick and Jane Still Live Here? Reading Children’s Literature as Ethnic Literature

  3. American Indian Literature

  4. African American Literature

  5. Asian American Literature

  6. Latinalo Literature

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 227-256

About this book


Esteemed contributors expand the range of possibilities for reading, understanding, and teaching children's literature as ethnic literature rather than children's literature in this ambitious collection.


children''s literature identity Narrative national identity space Tradition

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