Students in English 288 – Feminist Reading of Culture traveled to New York City on Sept. 18 to visit the New York Public Library exhibit, “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter,” as part of their exploration of fairy tales and gender representation this semester.
Student particularly enjoyed learning about banned children’s books and children’s literature from other cultures. Students also attended a performance of the newly adapted Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella on Broadway, which offered a Cinderella more in control of her own glass slipper.

Students in English 288 – Feminist Reading of Culture traveled to New York City on Sept. 18 to visit the New York Public Library exhibit, “The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter,” as part of their exploration of fairy tales and gender representation this semester.

Student particularly enjoyed learning about banned children’s books and children’s literature from other cultures. Students also attended a performance of the newly adapted Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella on Broadway, which offered a Cinderella more in control of her own glass slipper.

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