Our Mythical Childhood The Classics and Literature for Children and Young Adults

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : BRILL
  • Pages : 544 pages
  • ISBN : 9004335374
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Harry Potter and the Classical World

Harry Potter and the Classical World
  • Author : Richard A. Spencer
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 29 June 2015
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J.K. Rowling has drawn deeply from classical sources to inform and color her Harry Potter novels, with allusions ranging from the obvious to the obscure. “Fluffy,” the vicious three-headed dog in Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone, is clearly a repackaging of Cerberus, the hellhound of Greek and Roman mythology. But the significance of Rowling’s quotation from Aeschylus at the front of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows is a matter of speculation. Her use of classical

Classical Traditions in Modern Fantasy

Classical Traditions in Modern Fantasy
  • Author : Assistant Professor of Classics Brett M Rogers,Benjamin Eldon Stevens
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 23 January 2017
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Classical Traditions in Modern Fantasy is the first collection of essays in English focusing on how fantasy draws deeply on ancient Greek and Roman mythology, philosophy, literature, history, art, and cult practice. Presenting fifteen all-new essays intended for both scholars and other readers of fantasy, this volume explores many of the most significant examples of the modern genre-including the works of H. P. Lovecraft, J. R. R. Tolkien's The Hobbit, C. S. Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia, J. K. Rowling's Harry

Literary Allusion in Harry Potter

Literary Allusion in Harry Potter
  • Author : Beatrice Groves
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 14 June 2017
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Literary Allusion in Harry Potter builds on the world-wide enthusiasm for J. K. Rowling’s series in order to introduce its readers to some of the great works of literature on which Rowling draws. Harry Potter’s narrative techniques are rooted in the western literary tradition and its allusiveness provides insight into Rowling’s fictional world. Each chapter of Literary Allusion in Harry Potter consists of an in-depth discussion of the intersection between Harry Potter and a canonical literary work,

Educational Theory in British Children s Literary Classics

Educational Theory in British Children   s Literary Classics
  • Author : Thomas Albritton
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
  • Release : 17 June 2021
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This book analyzes iconic British children's literature through the lens of formal educational theory, policy, and practice. Examining themes like growth mindset and project-based learning alongside educational philosophers like Plato, Rousseau, and Dewey, the author sheds new light on children’s classics from Alice in Wonderland to Harry Potter.

Classical Reception and Children s Literature

Classical Reception and Children s Literature
  • Author : Owen Hodkinson,Helen Lovatt
  • Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
  • Release : 30 January 2018
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Reception studies have transformed the classics. Many more literary and cultural texts are now regarded as 'valid' for classical study. And within this process of widening, children's literature has in its turn emerged as being increasingly important. Books written for children now comprise one of the largest and most prominent bodies of texts to engage with the classical world, with an audience that constantly changes as it grows up. This innovative volume wrestles with that very characteristic of change which

The Pocket Guide to Classic Books

The Pocket Guide to Classic Books
  • Author : Kieran Hughes
  • Publisher : Pen and Sword
  • Release : 19 June 2010
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Everything you need to know about classic literature in one handy guide by lecturer Maureen Hughes. Covering everything from the authors to the plays themselves and their common themes, accessibility is a key selling point with factboxes highlighting key or curious facts about the subject. Its size makes it the perfect stocking filler for the Christmas market or at anytime of the year for those wanting more information about what theyre reading or studying in a handy, pocket-sized guide.

Critical Perspectives on Harry Potter

Critical Perspectives on Harry Potter
  • Author : Elizabeth E. Heilman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 01 September 2008
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This thoroughly revised edition includes updated essays on cultural themes and literary analysis, and its new essays analyze the full scope of the seven-book series as both pop cultural phenomenon and as a set of literary texts. Critical Perspectives on Harry Potter, Second Edition draws on a wider range of intellectual traditions to explore the texts, including moral-theological analysis, psychoanalytic perspectives, and philosophy of technology. The Harry Potter novels engage the social, cultural, and psychological preoccupations of our times, and

A Classical Primer

A Classical Primer
  • Author : Dan Crompton
  • Publisher : Michael O'Mara Books
  • Release : 03 May 2012
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Didn't take Classics at school? Or maybe you've forgotten most of what you once knew? To save you looking it up, Classics is the study of the culture of the ancient Greeks and Romans, and takes in all aspects of their life and learning - from the languages to literature, philosophy, art, and much more besides. A Classical Primer is an accessible and enjoyable look back at classical civilization; how they lived, and how many aspects of our own daily

Harry Potter s Bookshelf

Harry Potter s Bookshelf
  • Author : John Granger
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release : 07 July 2009
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Harry Potter. The name conjures up J.K. Rowling's wondrous world of magic that has captured the imaginations of millions on both the printed page and the silver screen with bestselling novels and blockbuster films. The true magic found in this children's fantasy series lies not only in its appeal to people of all ages but in its connection to the greater world of classic literature. Harry Potter's Bookshelf: The Great Books Behind the Hogwarts Adventures explores the literary landscape

From Here to Hogwarts

From Here to Hogwarts
  • Author : Christopher E. Bell
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 13 November 2015
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The social relations, societal structures and existential conundrums in the world of Harry Potter novels reflect our own. When the authoritarianism of Hogwarts falls upon Harry, it is an echo of disciplinary practices in real-world high schools. The economic inequities of the wizarding world mirror those of modern societies. The art, literature and mass media of wizard society reveal our deep-rooted fears. Harry's world is our world. This collection presents new essays by contributors across a range of disciplines, bringing

Pop Culture in Europe

Pop Culture in Europe
  • Author : Juliana Tzvetkova
  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release : 12 October 2017
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A fascinating survey of popular culture in Europe, from Celtic punk and British TV shows to Spanish fashion and Italian sports. • Makes connections between pop culture in Europe to that of the United States • Provides further readings and a bibliography at the end of the work • Includes sidebars throughout the text with additional anecdotal information • Features appendices with top-ten lists of songs, movies, and books