Seth Lerer

Seth Lerer is dean of arts and humanities at the University of California-San Diego. His most recent book, Children's Literature: A Reader's History From Aesop to Harry Potter, won the 2008 National Book Critics Circle Award in Criticism.

Books
March 4 2010 9:57 AMWhat Lewis Carroll Taught UsAlice's creator knew all about role-playing.
  Slate Plus
Slate Picks
Dec. 19 2014 4:15 PM What Happened at Slate This Week? Staff writer Lily Hay Newman shares what stories intrigued her at the magazine this week.