Old-fashioned and forward looking : Neoliberalism and nostalgia in the Daring Books for Girls

Lampert, Jo, Gonick, Marnina, & Gannon, Susanne (2012) Old-fashioned and forward looking : Neoliberalism and nostalgia in the Daring Books for Girls. In 9th International Conference Crossroads in Cultural Studies, 2-6 July, 2012, Sorbonne Nouvelle University, Paris. (Unpublished)

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This paper interogates the international bestselling series, The Daring Books for Girls (Buchanan & Peskowitz, 2007, 2008), asking what kinds of girls are produced through these texts.

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ID Code: 55154
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: Yes
Keywords: young adult fiction, girlhood studies
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > LANGUAGES COMMUNICATION AND CULTURE (200000) > LITERARY STUDIES (200500)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Children & Youth Research Centre
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Education
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2012 The Authors
Deposited On: 27 Nov 2012 21:43
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2017 20:30

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