Your Podsite trial is ending soon. Put the final touches on it with our tips on how to make a great podcast website.

Claim your custom domain name todayClaim your domain

Child's Play

30 minutes

We shouldn’t be dismissive of the popularity of children’s literature among adults, as it is often in these works of fiction that powerful themes such as death, love, and virtue are most deeply and imaginatively explored.


  • Christina Phillips Mattson, Scholar of Children’s Literature
  • Casper ter Kuile, Ministry Innovation Fellow at Harvard Divinity
    School and co-host of Harry Potter and the Sacred Text
  • MG Prezioso, Contributing writer for Harvard Political Review

More episodes from Ministry of Ideas

How you can listen to this podcast

You can listen to episodes right here on the website, or if you prefer, in a podcast app. Listening in an app makes it easier to keep track of what you’ve already heard, listen without using your data plan and many other conveniences.

Recommended apps
Start listening to Stealing the Canon
Start listening to Stealing the Canon