Department of English Department of English College of Arts and Sciences
Spring 2011 Course Descriptions

This course is a survey of children’s literature. Students will be introduced to authors, genres and texts that have defined children’s literature. An historical overview of the development of children’s literature is at the core of this course. Literature read during this course will focus on how children’s literature shapes and reflects cultural ideas about children and childhood. Students will present works by various authors, research ways literature enhances early education, and write an analysis of the works of major children’s writers.

Tuesday
5:30 - 8:30 pm
Appling Rd Middle School

Eileen Hinders
ehinders@memphis.edu

Text Only | Print | Got a Question? Ask TOM | Contact Us | Memphis, TN 38152 | 901/678-2000 | Copyright 2014 University of Memphis | Important Notice | Last Updated: 
Last Updated: 2/5/14