Doubles in DWJ

Judith Ridge Judith.Ridge at det.nsw.edu.au
Mon Dec 13 17:27:41 EST 2004


On 14/12/04 12:01 AM, "Kyla Tornheim" <kyla at sccs.swarthmore.edu> wrote:

> On Mon, 13 Dec 2004, Judith Ridge wrote:
> 
>> Which doubles have you noticed in DWJ's books?
> 
> I think Ven's question might have been "what do you *mean* by doubles?"
> because that's my question too. Do you mean how DWJ's husband seems to
> show up a lot, in that I think he was the vague basis for at least the
> physical description of the Iron Guardian, Mordion, and Anthony Green? Or
> is it something else?

I meant doubles within (and across) books.

> 
>> And speaking of MA theses; I am back in the thick of mine, with a new topic
>> of the re-telling of fairy tales in YA novels. If anyone is interested, the
>> next (and tragically penultimate) Children's Literature New England in
>> August in Boston next year is on fairy tales. Speakers include Jack Zipes,
>> Gregory Maguire, Betsy Hearne and for those on child_lit, Monica Edinger!
> 
> Oooooh, tasty tasty! And near me! ...that reminds me, I need to actually
> finish *reading* that Jack Zipes book.

Which Jack Zipes book?


Judith


Judith Ridge
Editorial Staff
The School Magazine
PO Box 1928
Macquarie Centre
NSW 2113
AUSTRALIA
+61 2 9889 0044 (ph)
+61 2 9889 0040 (fax)


**********************************************************************
This message is intended for the addressee named and may contain
privileged information or confidential information or both. If you
are not the intended recipient please delete it and notify the sender.
**********************************************************************
--
To unsubscribe, email dwj-request at suberic.net with the body "unsubscribe".
Visit the archives at http://suberic.net/dwj/list/



More information about the Dwj mailing list