Representations of Dictatorship in Contemporary Chilean Children ’ s Literature

  • Bernardita Muñoz-Chereau
  • Published 2017
This article addresses the disturbing fact that few contemporary Chilean children’s books deal with Augusto Pinochet’s dictatorship (1973–1990). It explores why dictatorship has such an elusive presence in contemporary Chilean children’s literature, how it has been represented in general, and how children are portrayed in books that do address Pinochet’s… CONTINUE READING