ERIC Number: EJ636830
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Challenging Engagements--Critical Response: An Interview with Kathy G. Short.
Mathis, Janelle B.
Journal of Children's Literature, v27 n1 p56-61 Spr 2001
Notes that Kathy G. Short, winner of the International Reading Association's Arbuthnot Award for the year 2000, began her relationship with and love for books during childhood. Presents an interview in which she shares the sources of her passion for children's literature, insights into its place in the curriculum, and concerns for the present role of children's literature. (SG)
Descriptors: Childrens Literature, Elementary Education, Interviews, Literature Appreciation, Social Problems, Writing (Composition)
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.