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Where to from Here?

Emerging Conversations on Girls’ Literature and Girlhood

Dawn Sardella-Ayres and Ashley N. Reese

to the boy's coming-of-age story in which the bride is just one prize won along the way. Incidentally, Annis Pratt, in particular, describes girls’ maturation as “growing down” rather than “growing up” (1981: 30). National identity regarding the

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Marc Kropman, Carla van Boxtel, and Jannet van Drie

role in shaping the nation and Dutch national identity. Second, in a previous study, we found that when Dutch high school graduates wrote about the history of the Netherlands, they frequently mentioned the Dutch Revolt. 39 Third, Dutch history teachers

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Mixed Message Media

Girls’ Voices and Civic Engagement in Student Journalism

Piotr S. Bobkowski and Genelle I. Belmas

especially beneficial for girls from disadvantaged and immigrant backgrounds whose economic and cultural alienation may complicate the development of well-integrated self-identities and self-expressions ( Brown 1998 ; Mann 2004 ; Vargas 2009 ). Out

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Writing Childhoods, Righting Memory

Intergenerational Remembrance in Post-communist Romania

Codruta Alina Pohrib

part of public institutions and civic organizations to counteract popular nostalgic attitudes and thus ensure the transmission of anti-communist sentiment to younger generations. National surveys 3 have identified a strange brand of communist

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Sharing Images, Spoiling Meanings?

Class, Gender, and Ethics in Visual Research with Girls

Janet Fink and Helen Lomax

of working-class girlhood and knowing in their engagement with the photographer, albeit unalike in terms of the gendered identities they are performing at that moment as they play, literally and metaphorically, to the camera. What we have described

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Nazism and the Holocaust in Indian History Textbooks

Basabi Khan Banerjee and Georg Stöber

article addresses these issues by examining the presentation of National Socialism in several Indian textbook series, with a special focus on the Holocaust. It is used as a proxy for the textbooks’ take on Nazism because a thorough discussion of the

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Educational Films: A Historical Review of Media Innovation in Schools

Eckhardt Fuchs, Anne Bruch, and Michael Annegarn-Gläß

Translator : Nicola Watson

policies of the Italian postwar government and to reinforce their feelings of national identity as well as to strengthen their identification with the new state organizations and democratic processes. The 1952 film Better than Yesterday ( Meglio di ieri

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War Memories and Online Encyclopedias

Framing 30 June 1941 in Wikipedia

Mykola Makhortykh

Soviet Union, contentious memories of 30 June became instrumentalized in Ukrainian national and regional identity politics. In Lviv, the reassessment of Second World War memories played a significant role in the de-Sovietization of the city and of western

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Ander Delgado

common national history on the one hand, and, on the other, the space attributed to the various collective and differentiated identities existing in a given society. 2 In the case of the Basque Country, it is also revealing to examine the nature of the

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Anastasia Todd

“creates an idealized [feminine] subjectivity” but also manages to “stabilize a national identity” (1999: 22). Thus the pageant can be conceptualized as a balancing act. There is no doubt that the pageant affords the contestants a space in which to access