Making Sense out of Nonsense Literature for Young People

Michael Heyman (Professor of Nonsense, Berklee College of Music)

What is ‘Nonsense Literature’ and what possible value could it have? This lecture will introduce the global genre of literary nonsense, its history of hilarious subversion, and its pedagogical underpinnings, as it remains a popular genre for children.

Part of: Parents Forum, Preschool & Primary Teachers Congress