Closely scrutinizes Pullman’s frequent denials of his quite obvious debt to C.S. Lewis, finding the hidden nuances in Pullman’s statements by separating out his responses to Lewis as a reader, author, and critic. The inescapable conclusion is that not only is Pullman writing classic fantasy, he is in close agreement with Lewis on many points as a reader and critic.
Oziewicz, Marek and Hade, Daniel
"The Marriage of Heaven and Hell? Philip Pullman, C.S. Lewis, and the Fantasy Tradition,"
Mythlore: A Journal of J.R.R. Tolkien, C.S. Lewis, Charles Williams, and Mythopoeic Literature: Vol. 28
, Article 4.
Available at: http://dc.swosu.edu/mythlore/vol28/iss3/4