Wheaton College Norton, Massachusetts
Wheaton College
English

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English 286. Children's Literature

An in-depth historical survey of British and U.S. children’s literature focused on appreciating the texts as literature, but also addressing their responsiveness to children’s needs and interests and other cultural contexts. Readings include Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, Little Women, The Tale of Peter Rabbit, Charlotte’s Web, Where the Wild Things Are and much more.