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Children's Literature and Multimedia Adaptation. Transcript of the ILCL Lecture Series on Children's Literature, 2014

Contents
Lectures Program   4
About the speakers 5
Introduction Ariko Kawabata 6
A Dog of Flanders: A literary work made into film, animation and kamishibai, and its reception in Belguim Etsuko Nozaka 8
What language does Arrietty speak in the Studio Ghibli film Kari-gurashi-no Ariretty?: Japanized The Borrowers Mihoko Tanaka 24
Three films based on Little Women: Which Jo is your favorite? Sumiko Yokokawa 43
The Secret Garden: Three films based on the book and the book inspired by the film Ariko Kawabata 59
Introducing Books: Media works based on children's literature in Japan Junko Hori 79
Conclusion Ariko Kawabata 99