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Twenty-First-Century Feminisms in Children's and Adolescent Literature

Roberta Seelinger Trites


Twenty-First Century Feminisms in Children’s and Adolescent Literature employs methodologies from material feminism to demonstrate how feminist thinking has influenced literature for the young in the last two decades. Material feminism provides people with ways of thinking about the interactions among discourse, embodiment, technology, the environment, cognition, and the ethics of caring. This book thus applies the principles behind material feminism and interrelated manifestations of feminism (such as Critical Race Theory and ecofeminism) to texts written for the young to demonstrate how shif ... More

Keywords: Material feminism, Feminism, Children’s literature, Adolescent literature, YA literature

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2018 Print ISBN-13: 9781496813800
Published to University Press of Mississippi: May 2019 DOI:10.14325/mississippi/9781496813800.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Roberta Seelinger Trites, author
Illinois State University