These mini-documentaries explore different aspects of the Baldwin Library, a historical collection of children’s literature housed at the University of Florida. The videos serve as a small sampling of the independent projects of the students, faculty, authors, and artists who have collaborated with Recess! Media and the University of Florida’s Center for Children’s Literature and Culture. From exhibits, to performance art, to architecture, to graphic novels, their projects are exemplary of the creative and scholarly work that continues to enrich the field of Children’s Literature and Culture.
Click below to view the mini-documentaries, and stay tuned for upcoming projects from Recess! Media.
Treasures of the Baldwin Library
Hansel and Gretel
Charles Perrault’s Bluebeard is a tale of obedience and fortitude. The preceding narration looks at Bluebeard through the ages. The transition and transformation through illustrations that retain some of the original aesthetic beauty that was once familiar to the original fable. Kendra Holmes is a former Master’s student at the University of Florida, specializing in Children’s Literature.