Prepare for the next IRSCL-conference

The 24th Biennial Congress of the International Research Society for Children’s Literature will be taking place in Stockholm, Sweden 14-18 August 2019. The conference theme is “Silence and Silencing in Children’s Literature”. See Call for Papers for further information.

Fall 2017 – NaChiLit present at various conferences

Toronto, Canada, July 30 IRSCL Possible and Impossible Children Ahmed Katheeb: The Pastoral Idyll and the Wild   Sheffield, England, 6-8 September ASLE-UKI Cross Multi Inter Trans: Biennial Conference Lykke Guanio-Uluru: Digital media, artist and plant: James Cameron’s Avatar – a cure for plant blindness?   Padua, Italy, 28-30 September European Network of Picturebook Research – Home […]

Twenty-first Century Feminisms in Children’s and Adolescent Literature (2018)

At a time when feminism struggles to find an appreciative audience with young people, Twenty-First-Century Feminisms in Children’s and Adolescent Literature by Roberta Seelinger Trites offers convincing arguments for its relevance by showing how contemporary feminisms inhabit literature written for children and adolescents. Throughout this book, Trites reflects on the ways in which literature for […]

Green topology

Read Aslaug Nyrnes’ article Grøn topologi i Kultur & Klasse. Green topology A rereading of Virgil’s wheel Nature is a complex phenomenon; it is both a physical object and a variety of cultural imaginations and representations. The current climate crises challenge the relationship between nature and language in radically new ways. This article examines an […]