Children's Literature Association Conference
THE CHILDREN'S LITERATURE ASSOCIATION CONFERENCE
MA student Kim Wallace and Dr. Andrea Schwenke Wyile will present papers at The Children's Literature Association conference in Roanoke, VA, June 23-25, 2011 as part of a panel called Rising Above the Waves: Introducing SeaStacks through Kevin Major’s Males, Budge Wilson’s Women, and Kate Inglis’s Dread Crew that discusses their work on a collaborative SSHRC funded project. Kim Wallace’s paper is “Angst, and Abuse: Kevin Major’s Formula for Male Problem Novel Protagonists” and Dr. Schwenke Wyile’s is “Tête-à-Tête with Budge Wilson and her (Young) Women.”
At the same conference, Kim is presenting another paper, "Conflicting Ideals and Uncertain Truths: Troubling Realities in Two Canadian YA Fantasy Dystopias."