Monday, 29 December
489. Children’s Literature and the Legal System
10:15–11:30 a.m., Golden Gate 2, Hilton
Program arranged by the Children’s Literature Association
Presiding: Ramona Caponegro, Univ. of Florida
1. “Resurrecting the Black Prophet: The Politics of Insurrection in Pauline Bouvé’s Their Shadows Before,” Rebecca Skidmore Biggio, West Virginia Univ., Morgantown
2. “Children and the Ill-Used Judicial System in E. Nesbit’s Railway Children and The Magic City,” Anna M. Blanch, Baylor Univ.
3. “Judicial Independence? Justice and Political Interference in Harry Potter and Beyond,” Todd Ide, Michigan State Univ.