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Who is Jane Yolen?
Jane Yolen: Jane Hyatt Yolen is an American writer of fantasy, science fiction, and children's books. She is the author or editor of more than 280 books, of which the best known The Devil's Arithmetic, a Holocaust novella. Her other works include the Nebula Award-winning short story Sister Emily's Lightship, the novelette Lost Girls, Owl Moon, The Emperor and the Kite, the Commander Toad series and How Do Dinosaurs Say Goodnight. She gave the lecture for the 1989 Alice G. Smith Lecture, the inaugural year for the series. This lecture series is held at the University of South Florida School of Information "to honor the memory of its first director, Alice Gullen Smith, known for her work with youth and bibliotherapy." In 2012 she became the first woman to give the Andrew Lang lecture.
- also known as Jane Hyatt Yolen
- born on (76 years ago) in Manhattan
- ethnicity: Jewish American
- nationality: United States of America
- profession: Writer, author, novelist, poet, editor, screenwriter
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Critical Perspectives by Judith B. Kerman, John Edgar Browning
Jane Yolen is a distinguished American writer of fantasy, science fiction, and children's books.
The Encyclopedia of Amazons (2015)
Women Warriors from Antiquity to the Modern Era by Jessica Amanda Salmonson
Jane Yolen, Nina Romberg Anderson, C. J. Cherryh, Grania Davis, Elissa L. A. ...
by Mary Ellen Snodgrass
Stevie Smith Jane Yolen (see Little Red Riding Hood) Feminist/Social Criticism MargaretAtwood Deborah Barker (see Kate Chopin) Nina Baym (see feminist criticism) ...
[Two Volumes] by M. Keith Booker
When Medley reluctantly allowed Fantagraphics to enter the scene several years later, they gathered the previously published material from The Curse of the Brambly Hedge and The Lucky Road with an introduction from author Jane Yolen to produce a handsome hardcover graphic novel simply titled Castle Waiting. Fantagraphics has also continued to publish Medley's serial presentation of the story, beginning with issue #1 containing the two final stories from the Olio run and a new ...
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