Missy has lucked out once again, as Fake Geek Girls is taking a look at one of her favorite childhood book series: Diana Wynne Jones’ Chronicles of Chrestomanci! We’re talking about Michel Foucault’s concept of heterotopia, multiverses, orientalism, and why children’s literature is good, actually.
Some Links You Might Find Interesting:
Devils, Demons, Familiars, Friends: Toward a Semiotics of Literary Cats by Maria Nikolajeva
Moving Between Worlds: Foreignness in Diana Wynne Jones’ Multiverse by Gabriela Steinke
Diana Wynne Jones : The Fantastic Tradition and Children’s Literature by Farah Mendlesohn
On Fairy-Stories by J. R. R. Tolkien