The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games by Ebony Elizabeth Thomas

The Dark Fantastic: Race and the Imagination from Harry Potter to the Hunger Games

Ebony Elizabeth Thomas

nonfiction race challenging informative slow-paced

240 pages | first published 2019

Description

Reveals the diversity crisis in children's and young adult media as not only a lack of representation, but a lack of imagination Stories provide portals into other worlds, both real and imagined. The promise of escape draws people from all backgro...
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Moods

informative 100%
reflective 75%
challenging 53%
inspiring 14%
adventurous 7%
hopeful 7%
emotional 2%

Pace

medium 54%
slow 29%
fast 16%

Average rating

4.3