Degrees of Animalness

My love of animal stories fueled my doctoral research. One particular interest was learning more about ‘degrees of animalness’ in children’s books. This led me to Ursula Le Guin‘s unusual title, Cheek by Jowl. Le Guin is well known for her Earthsea fantasy series. A Wizard of Earthsea fascinated me when I was younger, so… continue reading »