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The Resource Was the cat in the hat black? : the hidden racism of children's literature, and the need for diverse books, Philip Nel

Was the cat in the hat black? : the hidden racism of children's literature, and the need for diverse books, Philip Nel

Label
Was the cat in the hat black? : the hidden racism of children's literature, and the need for diverse books
Title
Was the cat in the hat black?
Title remainder
the hidden racism of children's literature, and the need for diverse books
Statement of responsibility
Philip Nel
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1969-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nel, Philip
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Race in literature
  • Racism in literature
  • Children's literature, American
Target audience
general
Label
Was the cat in the hat black? : the hidden racism of children's literature, and the need for diverse books, Philip Nel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: race, racism, and the cultures of childhood
  • Strange career of The cat in the hat; or, Dr. Seuss's racial imagination
  • How to read uncomfortably: racism, affect, and classic children's books
  • Whiteness, nostalgia, and fantastic flying books: William Joyce's racial erasures vs. Hurricane Katrina
  • Don't judge a book by its color: the destructive fantasy of whitewashing
  • (and vice-versa)
  • Childhoods 'outside the boundaries of imagination': genre is the new Jim Crow
  • Conclusion: a manifesto for anti-racist children's literature
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 278 pages
Isbn
9780190635077
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016045070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
*
System control number
  • pr01278253
  • (CaOWLBI)pr01278253
  • 359916
Label
Was the cat in the hat black? : the hidden racism of children's literature, and the need for diverse books, Philip Nel
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction: race, racism, and the cultures of childhood
  • Strange career of The cat in the hat; or, Dr. Seuss's racial imagination
  • How to read uncomfortably: racism, affect, and classic children's books
  • Whiteness, nostalgia, and fantastic flying books: William Joyce's racial erasures vs. Hurricane Katrina
  • Don't judge a book by its color: the destructive fantasy of whitewashing
  • (and vice-versa)
  • Childhoods 'outside the boundaries of imagination': genre is the new Jim Crow
  • Conclusion: a manifesto for anti-racist children's literature
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
ix, 278 pages
Isbn
9780190635077
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2016045070
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Ownership
*
System control number
  • pr01278253
  • (CaOWLBI)pr01278253
  • 359916

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