This page is the brochure for your selected program. You can view the provided information for this program on this page and click on the available buttons and/or link for additional details. Remember: all students participating in exchange or affiliate programs must apply for acceptance through Longwood before partner applications can be processed.
Children's Culture and Conflict -- Croatia
Study in Eastern Europe along the beautiful Adriatic coast with Longwood students and faculty. This course will consider how the politics of place—history, culture, and conflict—influence the production of Croatian, Bosnian, and Serbian children’s and adolescent literature and culture.
ENGL 445: Studies in Children's Literature: Youth Literature and Culture in the Context of Conflict: Croatia, Bosnia, and Serbia: Advanced study in the field of Children's Literature, including discussion of both primary and secondary works in the field, with an emphasis on theoretical perspectives.
The Office of International Affairs offers two scholarships:
Lancers Abroad Scholarship: up to $500 for short-term programs or $900 for semester programs
Presidential Scholarship: up to $2,000 for semester-long programs in which participants are studying in non-Anglophone countries (generally reserved for foreign language majors, but students taking courses in the host language are also encouraged to apply).
Global Engagement Scholarship: up to $1,200 for those participating in a faculty-led program; applicants must be Pell Grant recipients to be eligible (including Honors)
Honors students are eligible for separate funding through the Cormier Honors College. Contact Jessi Znosko to get started.
For more information on these and many other scholarship opportunities, visit our Scholarships page.
Questions about the study abroad process for this program? Contact Dr. Emily Kane
Dates / Deadlines:
** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.