WOW Review: Volume XII, Issue 4

WOW Review: Reading Across Cultures
Visual Narratives
Volume XII, Issue 4
Summer 2020

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Introduction and Editor’s Note

Connecting Across Languages and Cultures through Visual Narratives: IBBY Silent Book Lampedusa Project

Cover of Blue Rider depicting a young girl on a blue horse in the bottom left corner. The back ground is made up of many solid blocks of color.
Blue Rider
Written and Illustrated by Geraldo Valério

Cover pf Circle of Friends depicting a young boy looking out a circular window between white curtains. Three sunflowers decorate the white background around the outside of the window.
A Circle of Friends
Written and Illustrated by Giora Carmi

Cover of Flotsam depicting a circular camera lens, which resembles an eye, in the middle of a red cover. Small blue fish swim by in the bottom left corner.
Flotsam
Written and Illustrated by David Wiesner

Cover of Letters to a Prisoner depicting the outside of a prison cell in the bottom left corner, where an arm extends from between a barred window. A bird flies away with a letter into the black sky.
Letters to a Prisoner
Written and Illustrated by Jacques Goldstyn
Author Note Trans. from French by Angela Keenlyside

Cover of Most of the Better Natural Things in the World depicting a white tiger sitting next to a chair in the foreground. The background shows a winding path going through purple mountains.
Most of the Better Natural Things in the World
Written by Dave Eggers
Illustrated by Angel Chang

Cover of Owl Bat, Bat Owl depictings a Mama owl and baby owl on a branch looking gown at Mama bat and baby bat who are upside-down under them. The background in blue with green leaves framing the top of the cover.
Owl Bat, Bat Owl
Written and Illustrated by Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick

The cover of Perception is a black and white portrait of a woman looking into the camera.
Perception: A Photo Series
Written and Photographed by K. C. Adams

Contributors to this Issue:
María V. Acevedo, Texas A&M-San Antonio, TX
Madeline Brooks, Beach Park, IL
Susan Corapi, Trinity International University, Deerfield, IL
Janelle Mathis, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
Judi Moreillon, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, IL
T. Gail Pritchard, Texas A&M University, Bryan, TX
Kathy G. Short, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Editors:
Susan Corapi, Trinity International University, Deerfield, IL
Prisca Martens, Towson University, Towson, MD

Production Editor:
Aika Adamson, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Review Board
Nojood M. Alsudairi, King Abdul Aziz University, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
Seemi Aziz, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Nancy Hlibok Amann, Arizona School for Deaf and Blind, Tucson, AZ
Kathleen Crawford-McKinney, Wayne State University, Troy, MI
Desiree Cueto, Western Washington University, Bellingham, WA
Michele Ebersole, University of Hawaii, Hilo, HI
Holly Johnson, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Gloria Kauffman, YIES School, Brianza, Italy
Janelle B. Mathis, University of North Texas, Denton, TX
Gail Pritchard, Texas A&M University, Bryan, TX
Jean Schroeder, The IDEA School, Tucson, AZ
Tracy Smiles, Western Oregon University, Monmouth, OR
Celeste Trimble, St. Martin’s University, Lacey, WA
Yoo Kyung Sung, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
Melissa Wilson, Leeds Trinity University, Leeds, West Yorkshire, UK

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