Petit Théâtre de l'Altérité


DNSEP Illustration _ Thesis





Staging of Asia in Children Books from the 18th century to nowadays

Ethnical stereotypes & archetypal

representations of Asia

in Children Literature.

Even thought Children Literature has been modernized for almost two centuries, there is still some archetypal representations 

of ethnics figures which are remaining in common imaginaries. 

Fantastic characters, grotesque costumes and imaginary sets,

what kind of shapes of the character of "The Other"

is given to modern children looks. 

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