Tag: Laura Ingalls Wilder

  • Little House On The Prairie Analysis

    Little House On The Prairie Analysis

    Should parents expose our modern kids to Little House On The Prairie, given the uncomfortable realities?

  • Ideology In Children’s Literature

    Ideology In Children’s Literature

    Every novel, every painting, every work of art with meaning contains an ideology. Every line of serious work that I have written since 1936 has been written, directly or indirectly, against totalitarianism and for democratic socialism, as I understand it. It seems to me nonsense, in a period like our own, to think one can avoid writing of such […]

  • Death In Children’s Literature

    Many people will probably tell you their first brush with death was watching Bambi. I can’t say the same because I never saw the animated Disney film. I thought I knew the story for the longest time, because my grandmother bought me a Little Golden Book called Bambi and Friends Of The Forest. I still…