Robert Munsch Legacy

Hello all! Today I thought I’d write a post on the most famous Canadian Children’s Literature author ever! Robert Munsch! Robert Munsch has become Canada’s most widely known storyteller and author of children’s literature. With over 50 titles in print there is plenty of Musch to munch on and enjoy. There …

Lii Yiiboo Nayaapiwak lii Swer: L’alfabet di Michif / Owls See Clearly at Night: A Michif Alphabet

Over the past few days, I have been reading (and participating) in some interesting discussions about matters of representation and Othering. Malinda Lo’s posts on diversity in YA keep popping up, I’ve been listening to some interesting observations about systematic oppression over coffee, and then Nafiza goes and makes that …

Call for Papers

UBC’s Master of Children’s Literature Program plans and hosts a biannual (that is, every two years, not twice a year) children’s literature conference, and this is the lucky year! This year’s conference is titled “I Will Be Myself”: Identity in Children’s Literature, Media, and Culture. As you can imagine, certain …