Children's Literature

Children's Literature provides specialized education for graduate students in the study of children’s and young adult literature and media using a multi-disciplinary approach. This approach exposes students to many schools of literary criticism, educational theory, and professional and creative practice.


Faculty Members

Name Research Interests
Asselin, Marlene Language Acquisition and Development; International Development; Cultural Institutions (Museums, Libraries, etc.); early literacy; literacy and international development; libraries and education
Dobson, Teresa Media and communications; Literary Education; Digital Literacy; Digital Humanities; Text Visualization
Kendrick, Maureen literacy, digital literacy, Children and youth, ESL, international perspectives
Meyers, Eric youth online behavior, information seeking, web search, libraries, public libraries, school libraries, academic libraries, learning, virtual worlds, collaboration, social networks, new media, digital literacy, information literacy
Rogers, Theresa Educational Approaches; Education; Literacy; Youth Studies; Children's and Adolescent Literature; Digital Literacies