Children’s Culture at Halloween: Be More Than You Can Be
Published in the Society for US Intellectual History Blog, November 30, 2019, https://s-usih.org/2019/11/childrens-culture-at-halloween-be-more-than-you-can-be/
In case you are wondering where kids get their ideas for Halloween costumes, I have a modest proposal. Consider the large sample in the small town of DeLand, Florida. With over two thousand children dressed up on Halloween night in my neighborhood, I invite friends and students to join in the fun with a purpose: where do kids get their ideas for being Themselves 2.0 for a night of Trick-or-Treating?