Articles by, about, or with Rafe Martin
“Where Have All the FolkTales Gone?” SCBWI Bulletin
Where have all the folktales gone? In her review of One Fine Trade, Elizabeth Bird (esteemed children’s librarian at the Children’s Center at 42nd S, New York Public Library) pondered the demise of the folktale in picturebook format.
In a follow-up blog post, Elizabeth asked, “Where have all the folktales gone?” The question sparks this wonderful conversation among writers (including Rafe), editors, agents, and librarians—a gathering of wisdom from those who share the love of the traditional tale—as they explore the following questions:
This conversation is companion to an article in the SCBWI Bulletin.