Archive: Leland Jacobs on Children's Literature

Children's literature expert Leland Jacobs lectures on the importance of the printed word. Speaking at York University in Toronto, Jacobs distinguishes between works that provide information and others that excite the imagination.

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Air Date: June 17, 1988 - 28:50
In this address to teachers, Leland Jacobs stresses the need to introduce poetry to children.