restricted access   Volume 7, Issue 2, Winter 2015

Table of Contents


For the Record

pp. 1-15


Postnational Possibilities in Two YA Novels about Taiwan: The American Trace

pp. 16-39

Art Spiegelman’s In the Shadow of No Towers as Board Book: From the Matter of Materiality to the Way That Materiality Matters

pp. 40-64

Gregor the Overlander and A Wrinkle in Time: Father Lost, Father Found

pp. 65-85

Representations of Happiness in Comedic Young Adult Fiction: Happy Are the Wretched

pp. 86-106

Forum: Keywords in the Cultures of Young People

Keywords in the Cultures of Young People

pp. 107-113

(En)countering Inclusion. Repeating: Refrain

pp. 114-119

Agency and Emotion Work

pp. 120-128

Youth: Our New Cultural Theorists

pp. 129-133

Theorizing Resistance and Intimacy in Youth Studies

pp. 134-147


pp. 148-161


The Mainstreaming of Controversy in Children’s and YA Book Award Winners: How on Earth Did That Book Win?

pp. 162-182

Recent Fiction by Joan Givner, Lydia Millet, and Amy Plum: Cli-fi Takes Off into a Dark Future

pp. 183-193

Speculative Fiction and Faith

pp. 194-205

Multicultural Folk and Fairy Tales for Children: Around the World in Eight Picture Books

pp. 206-218