ERIC Number: EJ636823
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Global Nomads in the World of Multicultural Books.
Journal of Children's Literature, v27 n1 p9-12 Spr 2001
Considers the blending of different cultures to produce a rich artistic environment. Notes that discussions about multicultural children's literature often become messy because the places where cultures meet always make those grating, scraping sounds of two unlike substances rubbing against each other. (SG)
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Cultural Differences, Cultural Pluralism, Elementary Education, Literature Appreciation, Multicultural Education
Published by the Children's Literature Assembly of the National Council of Teachers of English, Evelyn Freeman, co-editor, School of Teaching and Learning, The Ohio State University, 333 Arps Hall, 1945 N. High St, Columbus, OH 43210.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme: A Multicultural Perspective on Children and Their Literature.