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(Para)normalizing Rape Culture

Possession as Rape in Young Adult Paranormal Romance

Annika Herb

the female body “as the cause of rape, rather than societal problems or rapists themselves” (50). Similarly, Angela Hubler argues that “while the interests of adolescent readers could be served by narratives representing rape by helping readers to

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Their Journey to Triumphant Activism

14 Young Women Speak Out

Nokukhanya Ngcobo

, N. 2016 . Adolescent Readers’ Responses to Gender Representation in an isiZulu Text Dealing with HIV and AIDS: A Case Study in a Secondary School in KwaZulu-Natal Province . PhD diss ., University of KwaZulu-Natal . Filmography Roodt , Darrell

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Building the Femorabilia Special Collection

Methodologies and Practicalities

Nickianne Moody

representation of young women during the 1960s, the response to comprehensive education in the 1970s and 1980s, the role of problem pages for adolescent readers, the representation of black and ethnic minority readers, characters, and pop stars in the 1990s, and

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A Literacy Landscape Unresolved

Beyond the Boy Crisis and into Superhero Fiction

Michael Kehler and Jacob Cassidy

presumptive inscription of adolescent readers’ identities from those that are produced in texts, be they normative and stable or stereotypical and hegemonic. In short, critical literacy allows for and supports critical engagement that invites the interrogation

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Becoming a Gentleman

Adolescence, Chivalry, and Turn-of-the-Century Youth Movements

Kent Baxter

metaphor for the issues encountered by the contemporary adolescent reader as he “comes of age,” in Scott’s text, chivalry is an ambiguous concept that, for the most part, is dead and gone. If, unlike the other two novels, Ivanhoe does not illustrate Baden

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“Let Us Be Giants”

Masculinity Nostalgia and Military Edutainment in South Asian War Comics

Tehmina Pirzada

to ward off the Indian army parallels Tipu's operational policy of intercepting the British conveys to avoid the open battlefield. The result is that for the adolescent reader, this Haider strongly reflects his namesake, becoming the powerful lion