Introduction: "So Long, Farewell, Auf Wiedersehen, Adieu!"

  • David Beagley La Trobe University

Author Biography

David Beagley, La Trobe University
David Beagley was a Lecturer in Children's Literature and Literacy at La Trobe University's Bendigo campus, Victoria, Australia, where he taught units in Genres, History, Australian and Post-colonial children's literature, and in Fiction for Young Adults. He has previously taught English, Literature, History and Drama in secondary schools, and has been a school and university librarian. He is interested in the history of traditional "boys' adventure" stories, especially those involving aircraft.
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