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“For Girls to Feel Safe”

Community Engineering for Sexual Assault Prevention

Day Greenberg and Angela Calabrese Barton

against violence, proof of STEM expertise, and fully functioning apparel that was informed by and supported peer efforts to achieve social belonging through fashion performance. The girls met complex peer needs for a secret protection plan that does not

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“Like Alice, I was Brave”

The Girl in the Text in Olemaun’s Residential School Narratives

Roxanne Harde

. In dedicating the second volume to northern First Peoples, the TRC delineates differences dictated by cultures and geographies; these differences are the focus of Keavy Martin’s (2011) study of Inuit writing, storytelling, and performance as an

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Holding Up Half the Sky

Global Narratives of Girls at Risk and Celebrity Philanthropy

Angharad Valdivia

Performances of Aid Celebrity Outside the Mainstream Hollywood/UK Circuit .” Celebrity Studies 6 ( 4 ): 505 – 518 . 10.1080/19392397.2015.1087216 Harris , Anita . 2004 . Future Girl: Young Women in the Twenty-First Century . London : Routledge . 10

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Sharing Images, Spoiling Meanings?

Class, Gender, and Ethics in Visual Research with Girls

Janet Fink and Helen Lomax

/3/2.html (accessed 25 July 2016 ). 10.5153/sro.2157 Lomax , Helen , Janet Fink , Namita Singh , and Christopher High . 2011 . “ The Politics of Performance: Methodological Challenges of Researching Children’s Experiences of Childhood through

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Reading Production and Culture

UK Teen Girl Comics from 1955 to 1960

Joan Ormrod

performances in which the star functions like the shaman in taking the fans to an altered state of existence ( Rojek 2007 ). Underpinning promotional tropes, in many cases, were elements of the ordinary/extraordinary, and of fantasy, reality, and religion

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Where to from Here?

Emerging Conversations on Girls’ Literature and Girlhood

Dawn Sardella-Ayres and Ashley N. Reese

also provide points of interrogation for what gender means as a whole. Exploring not only the absences and silences, but the subversive potentials in girls’ gendered performances in these contexts opens up possibilities for a more diverse analysis of

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From Selfies to Sexting

Tween Girls, Intimacy, and Subjectivities

Antonio García-Gómez

or not tween girls are susceptible to being influenced by sexualized media representations, but also to uncover whether or not social media as well as celebrities’ hypersexualized performances have pushed girls into early sexual behaviour ( Jackson

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Sami Schalk

disability .” http://www.hlntv.com/article/2014/01/10/american-girl-disability-melissa-yingying-shang (accessed 19 September 2015 ). Bernstein , Robin M. 2011 . “ Children’s Books, Dolls, and the Performance of Race; or, The Possibility of Children

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Naughtiest Girls, Go Girls, and Glitterbombs

Exploding Schoolgirl Fictions

Lucinda McKnight

contemplates how curriculum design occurs in the context of broader media culture and involves the performance of gendered identities—coercively gendered yet with this very coercion providing opportunities for speaking back, as Judith Butler (1997) suggests

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Emily Bent

similar pattern of blending girl activist agendas with theatrical performance based on girls’ creative submissions each year. Girl advocates from WGG moderate the event, introducing high-level respondents and girl activists, providing content overviews