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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 e-book AWARD!


Children's literature has transcended linguistic and cultural borders considering books and magazines for younger readers have been first produced, with renowned books translated in the course of the world.


Emer O'Sullivan strains the heritage of comparative kid's literature reviews, from the enthusiastic internationalism of the post-war interval – which set out from the assumption of a supra-national global republic of early life – 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 reports, intertextuality reports, intermediality reviews and photo reviews. In doing so, she offers the 1st complete evaluation of this interesting new examine zone. Comparative kid's Literature additionally hyperlinks the fields of narratology and translation experiences, to enhance an unique and hugely invaluable communicative version of translation.


Taking in problems with kid's 'classics', the canon and international literature for kids, Comparative kid's Literature finds that this department of literature isn't really as really foreign because it is frequently fondly assumed to be and is vital interpreting for these drawn to the results of globalization on kid's literature and culture.

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