About the Exhibit

This exhibit accompanies the physical exhibit of the same title, which was displayed in the Audubon Room of Hatcher Graduate Library 10 April - 31 July 2018.

The books displayed here are collected by the Special Collections Research Center. For more information about the University of Michigan Library Special Collections Research Center, please see our website.

Rights Statement

The University of Michigan Library has placed copies of these works online for educational and research purposes. These works may be under copyright. If you decide to use any of these works, you are responsible for making your own legal assessment and securing any necessary permission. If you have questions about this exhibit, please contact the Special Collections Resarch Center (special.collections@umich.edu). If you have concerns about the inclusion of an item in this exhibit, please contact ask-omeka@umich.edu.


The exhibit was curated by the Winter 2018 students of ENG313 Children's Literature and the Invention of Modern Childhood, taught by Dr. Lisa Makman, Department of English Language and Literature (lmakman@umich.edu), with exhibition assistance by Kristine Greive, Exhibits Librarian (kgreive@umich.edu); Juli McLoone, Outreach Librarian and Curator (jmcloone@umich.edu); and Jo Angela Oehrli, Learning Librarian and Children's Literature Librarian (jooehrli@umich.edu).

We would like to thank everyone whose expertise and assistance made this exhibit possible. In particular, we wish to recognize Olivia Ordonez, Graduate Writing Fellow for English 313; Brooke Adams, Marieka Kaye, and Aisha Wahab of the Preservation & Conservation Department for their help in preparing and installing this exhibit; and Randal Stegmeyer and Lawrence Wentzel for making reproductions of selected items.

Hansel and Gretel