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Estudos de literatura infantil : geral (73)

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A Critical Theory of Creativity
A Critical Theory of Creativity
R. Howells
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:A Critical Theory of Creativity argues that a Utopian drive is aesthetically encoded within the language of form. But coupled with this opportunity comes a very human obligation which cannot be delegated to God, to nature or to market forces. As Erns...
A Genre Approach to Celebrity Politics
A Genre Approach to Celebrity Politics
Nahuel Ribke
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Exploring the transition of celebrities into institutional-electoral politics, the book argues that many insights developed by genre theorists could be highly instrumental to understand the celebrity politics phenomenon. It analyzes the historical an...
Afterlife of Events
Afterlife of Events
Marek Tamm
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Recently, we have witnessed a rearticulation of the traditional relationship between the past, present and future, broadening historiography's range from studying past events to their later impact and meaning. The volume proposes to look at the pers...
Animality and Children's Literature and Film
Animality and Children's Literature and Film
A. Ratelle
editor: Springer
ano: 2015
descrição:Examining culturally significant works of children's culture through a posthumanist, or animality studies lens, Animality and Children's Literature and Film argues that Western philosophy's objective to establish a notion of an exclusively human subj...
Bringing Light to Twilight
Bringing Light to Twilight
G. Anatol
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:The essays in this collection use the interpretative lens to interrogate the meanings of Meyer's books, making a compelling case for the cultural relevance of Twilight and providing insights on how we can 'read' popular culture to our best advantage.
British Working-Class Writing for Children
British Working-Class Writing for Children
Haru Takiuchi
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book explores how working-class writers in the 1960s and 1970s significantly reshaped British children’s literature through their representations of working-class life and culture. Aidan Chambers, Alan Garner and Robert Westall were examples of ...
Celtic Myth in Contemporary Children’s Fantasy
Celtic Myth in Contemporary Children’s Fantasy
Dimitra Fimi
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:Runner-up of the Katherine Briggs Folklore Award 2017This book examines the creative uses of “Celtic” myth in contemporary fantasy written for children or young adults from the 1960s to the 2000s. Its scope ranges from classic children’s fantasies su...
Character Focalization in Children’s Novels
Character Focalization in Children’s Novels
Don K. Philpot
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book offers a comprehensive analysis of character focalization in ten contemporary realistic children’s novels. The author argues that character focalization, defined as the location of fictional world perception in the mind of a character, is a...
Childhood in Edwardian Fiction
Childhood in Edwardian Fiction
A. Gavin; A. H...
editor: Springer
ano: 2009
descrição:The first book-length look at childhood in Edwardian fiction, this book challenges assumptions that the Edwardian period was simply a continuation of the Victorian or the start of the Modern. Exploring both classics and popular fiction, the authors p...
Children in Culture, Revisited
Children in Culture, Revisited
K. Lesnik-Ober...
editor: Springer
ano: 2011
descrição:Children in Culture, Revisited follows on from the first volume, Children in Culture , and is composed of a range of chapters, newly written for this collection, which offer further fully inter- and multidisciplinary considerations of childhood as a ...
Children’s Publishing and Black Britain, 1965-2015
Children’s Publishing and Black Britain, 1965-2015
Karen Sands-O'...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book examines a critical period in British children’s publishing, from the earliest days of dedicated publishing firms for Black British audiences to the beginnings of the Black Lives Matter movement in the UK. Taking a historical approach that ...
Children's Literature Collections
Children's Literature Collections
Keith O'Sullivan...
editor: Springer
ano: 2017
descrição:This book provides scholars, both national and international, with a basis for advanced research in children’s literature in collections. Examining books for children published across five centuries, gathered from the collections in Dublin, this uniq...