Tales for Little Rebels on Book TV

February 12, 2009 nyupressblog 0

Editors Philip Nel and Julia Mickenberg talk about their collection of Radical Children’s Literature at Bluestockings Bookstore in NYC – and luckily C-SPAN was there to tape it.

Podcasts For Your Weekend!

January 23, 2009 nyupressblog 0

Tales for Little Rebels on Against the Grain Wouldn’t it be nice if people learned as children about nonviolence, about rejecting bigotry and war, about social justice? Tales for Little Rebels recovers the legacy of

Children of the Left, Unite!

January 12, 2009 nyupressblog 0

A fabulous essay on Tales for Little Rebels that appeared in the New York Times this Sunday deserves its own blog post. Caleb Crain writes: Financial behemoths have been nationalized. The government is promising to

A Party Fit for Little Rebels

December 19, 2008 nyupressblog 1

NYU Press and the Tamiment Library & Wagner Labor Archives hosted a fabulous party for the editors of Tales for Little Rebels: A Collection of Radical Children’s Literature. Besides the great turnout and enthusiastic readings,

Everybody Loves Wendy

December 2, 2008 nyupressblog 0

A very nice story about one of our favorite NYU Press authors, Wendy Chapkis (Dying to Get High, 2008). I worked selling subscriptions at the San Francisco Symphony. My arts writer pay from the gay

Chronic Rebels

November 13, 2008 nyupressblog 0

The Chronicle of Higher Education interviews Julia Mickenberg and Philip Nel, authors of Tales for Little Rebels: A Collection of Radical Children’s Literature. The idea for the book came after Mickenberg, an associate professor of

Better Read than Red

November 7, 2008 nyupressblog 0

The Washington Post reviews Tales for Little Rebels: A Collection of Radical Children’s Literature, edited by Julia Mickenberg and Philip Nel. Check out the artwork from the book here or the review here. To wit,

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