International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Call for Papers | Fully Refereed | Open Access | Double Blind Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064


Downloads: 0 | Views: 56

Research Paper | English Language and Literature | India | Volume 12 Issue 6, June 2023


Anti - Indian Biases in Children's Literature: A Study on the First Thanksgiving

Kriti Acharya


Abstract: This paper examines the biased representation of Native Americans in childrens literature, focusing on the narrative of Thanksgiving. It explores the impact of these narratives on young readers, leading to cultural appropriation and racial prejudices. The study analyzes texts available on platforms like Amazon and Flipkart, recommended for children aged 0 - 12.


Keywords: Children's Literature, American History, Thanksgiving, Native Americans, Postcolonialism


Edition: Volume 12 Issue 6, June 2023,


Pages: 2219 - 2221


How to Download this Article?

Type Your Valid Email Address below to Receive the Article PDF Link


Verification Code will appear in 2 Seconds ... Wait

Top