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The Girl in the GIF

Reading the Self into Girlfriendship

Akane Kanai

indeed, assumptions of sameness and universality may be derived from a perspective linked to dominant classed and raced social locations ( Kanai 2017 ). The public, despite its open address, is thus never simply out there waiting for any participant to

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Statutory Rape or Postfeminism in Pretty Little Liars?

Shara Crookston

includes touching students, spending an inordinate amount of time with a student, and inviting students to their homes, along with student requests to be moved out of a class. Several instances throughout the Pretty Little Liars series exemplify Mitchell

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Heta Mulari

, there were also young people in the groups who identified as gender-fluid or non-binary and who opted to use the pronouns they/them about themselves. While the groups in 2016 were heterogeneous in social class, the participants in 2017 were predominantly

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Nirmala Erevelles and Xuan Thuy Nguyen

and pitiable need, represents a vulnerability “attached to certain medical and legal categories of identity” (141) from which social movements committed to anti–racist, feminist, queer, and/or class struggle seek to distance themselves. The move to

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Introduction: World Knowledge and Non-European Space

Nineteenth Century Geography Textbooks and Children’s Books

Andreas Weiß

generations of the upper middle classes, memories of a traditional upbringing made life in the city unbearable; the village was imagined as a free space associated with an older, “Bengali” educational tradition. For later generations, by contrast, contact and

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Jasmyn Galley

history classes, Britain and its Empire were championed but its colonies, and the people in them, were never mentioned. When I was 18 years old I moved to Toronto in a bid to connect with my Canadian roots. I have since learned about the injustices that my

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Torben Grodal

watch (the symbol of her attachment to “the upper-class other”), but the watch strap breaks and Hans falls. ANGER-and PANIC-related arousal is replaced by CARE in bonds between John and Holly and John and Al, who even overcomes his fear of shooting and

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Philip Cowan

him from the steps of her apartment, literally looking down on him. The other example from Dead End shows the high-class Kay (Wendy Barrie) being appalled by the living conditions of the lower-class Dave (Joel McCrea). Again, their positioning and

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Negotiating the Nation in History

The Swedish State Approval Scheme for Textbooks and Teaching Aids from 1945 to 1983

Henrik Åström Elmersjö

different types of collectives, including an ethnic group ( ethnos ), the (free) citizens of a state ( demos ), or even the extension of a socio-economic group. Especially in the Nordic countries, “people” has been used as an extended and inclusive class

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Kira Mahamud Angulo and Yovana Hernández Laina

climate of crisis and a depressing national context of economic corruption, greed, and moral decay. The hegemonic capitalist economic system has proven untenable and does not favor the well-being of the majority of the lower and middle class, and has