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“I believe that dreams – daydreams, you know, with your eyes wide open and your brain machinery whizzing – are likely to lead the betterment of the world.” – L.
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“Cultures are like books, the anthropologist Claude Lévi-Strauss once remarked, each a volume in the great library of humankind. In the sixteenth century, more books were burned than ever before or since. 582 more words
With his mock exams looming closer and closer he had come to a decision. Slinging a rucksack over his shoulders and grabbing his mum’s bike —the one with all the assorted shopping baskets fixed to front, back, and sides— he took off through the back lanes to town and the library sitting on the corner by the bus station. 904 more words
Suspended Animation: Children's Picturebooks and the Fairy Tale of Modernity by Nathalie op de Beeck
Synopsis: A look at all the different ways that modernism has affected children’s picturebooks and our perception of them. 102 more words