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Innocence, Heterosexuality, and the Queerness of Children's Literature
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Tison Pugh
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-12-14 - Publisher: Routledge

Innocence, Heterosexuality, and the Queerness of Children’s Literature examines distinguished classics of children’s literature both old and new—including L. Frank Baum’s Oz books, Laura Ingalls Wilder’s Little House series, J. K. Rowling’s Harry Potter novels, Lemony Snicket’s A Series of Unfortunate Events, and Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight series—to explore the queer
The Queerness of Home
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Stephen Vider
Categories: Domestic relations
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Introduction: The Politics and Performance of Home -- Part I. Integrations -- Chapter 1. "Something of a merit badge": Lesbian and Gay Marriage and Romantic Adjustment -- Chapter 2. "Oh hell, May, why don't you people have a cookbook?": Camp Humor and Gay Domesticity -- Part II. Revolutions -- Chapter
The Queer Child, or Growing Sideways in the Twentieth Century
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Kathryn Bond Stockton
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-01-01 - Publisher: Duke University Press

Children are thoroughly, shockingly queer, as Kathryn Bond Stockton explains in The Queer Child, where she examines children’s strangeness, even some children’s subliminal “gayness,” in the twentieth century. Estranging, broadening, darkening forms of children emerge as this book illuminates the child queered by innocence, the child queered by color, the
The Queer Aesthetics of Childhood
Language: en
Pages: 170
Authors: Hannah Dyer
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-08 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

In The Queer Aesthetics of Childhood, Hannah Dyer offers a study of how children’s art and art about childhood can forecast new models of social life that redistribute care, belonging, and political value. Dyer suggests that childhood’s cultural expressions offer insight into the persisting residues of colonial history, nation building,
The SAGE Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood Studies
Language: en
Pages: 1888
Authors: Daniel Thomas Cook
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-20 - Publisher: SAGE

The SAGE Encyclopedia of Children and Childhood Studies navigates our understanding of the historical, political, social and cultural dimensions of childhood. Transdisciplinary and transnational in content and scope, the Encyclopedia both reflects and enables the wide range of approaches, fields and understandings that have been brought to bear on the