Critical Approaches to Food in Children's Literature

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Critical Approaches to Food in Children's Literature is the first scholarly volume on the topic, connecting children's literature to the burgeoning discipline of food studies. Following the lead of historians like Mark Kurlansky, Jeffrey Pilcher and Massimo Montanari, who use food as a fundamental node for understanding history, the essays in this volume present food as a multivalent signifier in children's literature, and make a strong argument for its central place in literature and literary theory. Written by some of ...

Critical Approaches to Food in Children's Literature 2008, Routledge, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780415963664

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