Thursday, 29 December
542. City Sites and Children’s Literature
3:30–4:45 p.m., Park Tower Suite 8222, Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Children’s Literature
Presiding: Jackie E. Stallcup, California State Univ., Northridge
1. “Childhood in Ci’Gazze: The City as Corrupted Haven,” Andrea Modarres, Univ. of Arizona
2. “Mapping Ideology: The Country and the City in Garth Nix’s Old Kingdom Trilogy,” Kimberly Knight, Univ. of California, Santa Barbara
3. “The Dangerously Subversive City in Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials,” John B. Pennington, Saint Norbert Coll.