Oct
23

Date: Tuesday, Oct 23, 2018

Time: 12:00PM - 1:00PM
Nanaimo Campus

B305 - 4th floor Research Area - Rm 440 Lounge


Add to CalendarBring Your Lunch & Learn about ... Exploring the Roots of Environmentalism and Equity in the Picture Books of Swedish Illustrato10/23/2018 12:00 PM10/23/2018 01:00 PMMM/DD/YYYYAmerica/Vancouverfalse

With Terri Doughty, VIU English Professor. This presentation will examine intersections between nature, gender, and the supernatural in books by Beskow, both currently in print and available in English, and available only in Swedish and/or out of print. There will also be some discussion of how Beskow’s work, influenced by Swedish National Romanticism, compares to fairy art popular in the United Kingdom and New Zealand during the same early twentieth-century period.


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