The Unreal in Literature for Children and Young Adults (PAMLA November 2013)

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PAMLA San Diego CA November 1-3, 2013
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kate.watt@ucr.edu

Alternate realities create a challenge, a puzzle, a beacon, perhaps a threat to young readers’ sense of the real. Explorations of such literature, whether “ science fiction” or not, are invited. Imagined realities might include time/space travel, non-human sentient beings, futuristic/post-apocalyptic city-scapes, alternate social structures or histories, encountering/becoming the Other. …

Contact Kate C. Watt at kate.watt@ucr.edu with questions.

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childrens_literature
cultural_studies_and_historical_approaches
film_and_television
general_announcements
popular_culture
science_and_culture