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Binaries…

July 1, 2011

“As Roderick McGillis (1997) points out, ‘binaries insist on otherness, one term reflecting the familiar and accepted, the other the unfamiliar and unaccepted’ (222).”

Ref: (my emphasis) p100 Susan Louise Stewart (2008) ‘Beyond Borders: Reading ‘Other’ Places in Children’s Literature’ Children’s Literature in Education 39; 95-105   [quoting McGillis, Roderick ‘Self, Other, and Other Self: Recognizing the Other in Children’s Literature’. The Lion and the Unicorn, 21 (1997): 215-29

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