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- Romanticism and Children's Literature in Nineteenth-Century England (Book). Vallone, Lynne // Victorian Studies;Spring92, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p328
Reviews the book 'Romanticism and Children's Literature in Nineteenth-Century England,' edited by James Holt McGavran, Jr.
- EsthÃ©tique des romans pour adolescents de Raymond Plante. Brun, Claire Le // GLOBE: Revue internationale d'etudes quebecoises;2005, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p179
Raymond Plante, one of Quebec's principal authors of children literature, published seven novels for teenagers between 1986 and 1998. This article proposes a synthetic study of the set, resituating it in the contemporary currents of children's literature. The spatio-temporal frame, characters,...
- Raising Jack Perverse: On Childhood, Perversity, and James Hearne's Case. Mason, Derritt // Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures;Summer2011, Vol. 3 Issue 1, p11
An essay is presented on the formation of childhood and perversity before the start of the Romantic era. It explores how anxieties about perversion are manifested in discourses of juvenile delinquency. It analyzes the narratives of 18th-century children and traces them in the transcript of the...
- The Future is Now for Renewed Commitment. Campolo, Anthony // Journal of College Admission;Winter2012, Issue 214, p46
The article presents a reprint of the article "The Future is Now for Renewed Commitment." by Anthony Campolo, which appeared in the January 1981 issue of "The National ACAC Journal." It explores the powerful impact of television on the commitment to children in school and the level of commitment...
- Further Reading. Boreham, Judy; Heath, Duncan // Introducing Romanticism;9/ 1/2005, p173
A list of articles and books related to Romanticism is presented, including "Enlightenment, Revolution, and Romanticism," by Frederick C. Beiser, "Romanticism," by Aidan Day, and "On the Discrimination of Romanticisms," by Arthur O. Lovejoy, in "Essays in the History of Ideas."
- Little Pilgrims' Progress: Literary Horizons for Children's Literature. Lundin, Anne // Libraries & Culture;Winter2006, Vol. 41 Issue 1, p133
The Woman's Building at the World's Columbian Exposition highlighted works by women authors, many of whom wrote for or about children, in the decade before children's literature was institutionalized by publishers and librarians. This noncanonical, eclectic assortment of children's literature...
- Jacques Prï¿½vert, 1900-1977. Merriam, Eve // New Republic;7/9/77, Vol. 177 Issue 2/3, p25
Presents information on the personal and professional life of poet Jacques Prï¿½vert. Description of his career background; Comment on his political poetry of Second World War and the resistance movement; Description of his personality; Reference to him as a gifted writer who is the...
- Jacques PrÃ©vert, 1900-1977. Merriam, Eve // New Republic;7/9/77, Vol. 177 Issue 2/3, p25
Presents information on the personal and professional life of poet Jacques PrÃ©vert. Description of his career background; Comment on his political poetry of Second World War and the resistance movement; Description of his personality; Reference to him as a gifted writer who is the passionate...
- Adult books: Nonfiction. Monaghan, Patricia; Olson, Ray // Booklist;03/01/99, Vol. 95 Issue 13, p1128
Reviews books on philosophy and psychology. Includes `For This Land: Writings on Religion in America,' by Vine Deloria; `The Roots of Romanticism,' by Isaiah Berlin; `Imaginary Companions and the Children Who Create Them,' by Marjorie Taylor.