Lecture by Kenneth Kidd, 2019 Children's Literature Scholar-in-Residence
Monday, July 1, 7:30 pm
Richard Wetherill Visual Arts Center, Room 119
Kenneth Kidd is professor of English at the University of Florida, where he teaches courses in children’s literature and media. He’s the author of Making American Boys: Boyology and the Feral Tale and Freud in Oz: At the Intersections of Children’s Literature and Psychoanalysis. Kidd has also co-edited four books, including Prizing Children’s Literature: The Cultural Politics of Children’s Book Awards, and the forthcoming Queer as Camp: Summer Camp, Camp Aesthetics, and Queer Possibility. With Elizabeth Marshall he co-edits Routledge’s Children’s Literature and Culture book series. Sponsored by the graduate program in children's literature and children's book illustration.