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  Volume 37, Number 4, Winter 2012

Table of Contents


From Alice to Alana: Sexualities and Children's Cultures in the Twenty-First Century

pp. 367-373


Between Boys: Edward Stevenson's Left to Themselves (1891) and the Birth of Gay Children's Literature

pp. 374-388

Lovebugs and Queer Boys in E. L. Konigsburg's The Mysterious Edge of the Heroic World

pp. 389-399

"A Grand Amount of Fagginess": The Faggiest Vampire, Bizarro Fiction for Children, and the Dehomosexualization of LGBTQ Terminology

pp. 400-414

"My Slippery Place": Female Masturbation in Young Adult Literature

pp. 415-428

Symposium: Why Comics Are and Are Not Picture Books

Why Comics Are and Are Not Picture Books: Introduction

pp. 429-435

Picture Book Guy Looks at Comics: Structural Differences in Two Kinds of Visual Narrative

pp. 436-444

Same Genus, Different Species?: Comics and Picture Books

pp. 445-453

Seeing the Visible Book: How Graphic Novels Resist Reading

pp. 454-467

On Comics-Style Picture Books and Picture-Bookish Comics

pp. 468-476

The Panel as Page and the Page as Panel: Uncle Shelby and the Case of the Twin ABZ Books

pp. 477-488

Works Cited

pp. 489-497

Books Received

Books Received

pp. 498-499

Book Reviews

Freud in Oz: At the Intersections of Psychoanalysis and Children's Literature (review)

pp. 500-502

The Place of Lewis Carroll in Children's Literature (review)

pp. 502-505

The Story of Charlotte's Web: E. B. White's Eccentric Life in Nature and the Birth of an American Classic (review)

pp. 505-507

Emergent Literacy: Children's Books from 0 to 3 (review)

pp. 507-509

Children's Stories and "Child-Time" in the Works of Joseph Cornell and the Transatlantic Avant-Garde (review)

pp. 509-513

The Universe of Oz: Essays on Baum's Series and Its Progeny (review)

pp. 513-515

Melancholia and Maturation: The Use of Trauma in American Children's Literature (review)

pp. 515-517

Kipling's Children's Literature: Language, Identity, and Constructions of Childhood (review)

pp. 517-520

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