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Archives for October 1983

Shadows and Marcia Brown’s Shadow

by Elizabeth F. Howard Like many fine works of literature or art Shadow* evokes ever new understandings, promotes questions, and arouses controversy. What a picture book conveys to readers, its creators can only partially predict. Like any book Shadow casts its own shadows, and these both cloud and transfigure whatever the author, artist, publisher, librarians, […]