Suspended Animation: Children's Picture Books and the Fairy Tale of Modernity

Suspended Animation: Children's Picture Books and the Fairy Tale of Modernity

by Nathalie op de Beeck
     
 

An innovative analysis of children's picture books from the interwar period in America.

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Overview

An innovative analysis of children's picture books from the interwar period in America.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780816665730
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
Publication date:
11/19/2010
Pages:
288
Product dimensions:
7.10(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Contents Acknowledgments Introduction
1. Here and Now Fairy Tales
2. Picture Book Ethnography: Representing the Other in Picture Books and Illustrated Texts
3. Sentient Machines: Lonesome Locomotives and the Mechanized Modern Body
4. Murals in Miniature: Regionalism, Labor, and Obsolescence Postscript: The Picture Book After 1942
Notes Index

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