All posts tagged: Political commitment

Politically committed literature? Sounds like brainwashing to me

For years, Dr Clémentine Beauvais has been interested in politically committed literature for children. It is an admission that often prompts questions such as, ‘What, like, propaganda?’, or even, ‘Like Nazi children’s books?’. The academic and children’s author, explains that these are contemporary books for children that portray and encourage social change through political activism and […]