Teaching Diverse Lit: Cinderella meets New Beijing

We are fully immersed in the era of adaptations. Fiction fans need not wait more than a week to hear that a favorite novel or comic will soon to make its way to the big or small screen. Old television shows and movies are earning reboots left and right. Stories are getting second and third chances in new mediums (Or even in the same medium. We see you Spiderman.) and storytellers are getting the opportunity to put new and more diverse spins on familiar tales—like Ava DuVernay and A Wrinkle in Time. Adaptations, at their core, are all about...

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