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By Emer O'Sullivan

ISBN-10: 0415305519

ISBN-13: 9780415305518

ISBN-10: 0415564123

ISBN-13: 9780415564120

WINNER OF THE 2007 CHLA booklet AWARD!


Children's literature has transcended linguistic and cultural borders for the reason that books and magazines for younger readers have been first produced, with well known books translated during the world.


Emer O'Sullivan strains the background of comparative kid's literature experiences, from the enthusiastic internationalism of the post-war interval – which set out from the belief of a supra-national global republic of adolescence – to fashionable comparative feedback. Drawing at the scholarship and kid's literature of many cultures and languages, she outlines the constituent components that constitution the sphere, together with touch and move stories, intertextuality stories, intermediality reports and picture experiences. In doing so, she offers the 1st finished assessment of this intriguing new study sector. Comparative kid's Literature additionally hyperlinks the fields of narratology and translation experiences, to strengthen an unique and hugely important communicative version of translation.


Taking in problems with kid's 'classics', the canon and international literature for kids, Comparative kid's Literature unearths that this department of literature isn't really as certainly overseas because it is usually fondly assumed to be and is vital examining for these drawn to the implications of globalization on kid's literature and culture.

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