In this episode, Natalia, Niki, and Neil discuss the life and legacy of the late children’s author Beverly Cleary.
Here are some links and references mentioned during this week’s show:
- At the age of 104, children’s author Beverly Cleary has died. Natalia drew on this Bulwark article about Cleary’s apolitical appeal, and Niki referred to this Atlantic essay and this Vulture piece about her grasp of children’s emotional landscape. Neil and Natalia referred to this New York Times article about her books’ appeal to boys and girls.
In our regular closing feature, What’s Making History: