Putting on my Scholar’s Cap: My Contribution to Knowing Their Place

Once upon a time I was a bright-eyed Master's student in the University of British Columbia's MA in Children's Literature program. I have said it before and I'll say it again, enrolling in this program was the best decision of my life. It has led to all sorts of wonderful opportunities for me, including my … Continue reading Putting on my Scholar’s Cap: My Contribution to Knowing Their Place

Thoughts on the 2010 Atwater Symposium in Children’s Literature

From "The Sun Egg" by Elsa Beskow I had the pleasure of spending the earlier part of this weekend at the Atwater Symposium in Children's Literature at the University of Toronto. Having attended the first conference two years ago, I was thrilled to have the opportunity to mix and mingle with various children's lit lovers once … Continue reading Thoughts on the 2010 Atwater Symposium in Children’s Literature