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  Volume 41, Number 4, Winter 2016

Table of Contents

Special Issue on African American Children’s Literature and Genre

African American Genre Crossings

pp. 341-342


“The next thing you know you’re flying among the stars”: Nostalgia, Heterotopia, and Mapping the City in African American Picture Books

pp. 343-364

Every Tongue Silenced So One Voice Resounds: Redefining Zora Neale Hurston’s Legacy in Adapted Picture Books

pp. 365-383

Representing the Integration of Baseball to a New Generation

pp. 384-402

Brown Girl Dreaming: A Ghost Story in the Postcolonial Gothic Tradition

pp. 403-419

Of Related Interest

Please Don’t Cook Those Sweet Potatoes: Race, Labor, Food, and Subterfuge in Mercer Mayer’s Liza Lou and the Yeller Belly Swamp

pp. 420-442

Books Received

p. 443

Book Reviews

Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks by Katharine Capshaw (review)

pp. 444-450

One Child Reading: My Auto-Bibliography by Margaret Mackey (review)

pp. 450-452

The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of Wonderland by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst, and: Lewis Carroll: The Man and His Circle by Edward Wakeling (review)

pp. 452-455

Reading Visual Narratives: Image Analysis of Children’s Picture Books by Clare Painter, J. R. Martin, and Len Unsworth, and: Picturebooks: Beyond the Borders of Art, Narrative and Culture ed. by Evelyn Arizpe, Maureen Farrell, and Julie McAdam (review)

pp. 455-458

Children’s Fantasy Literature: An Introduction by Michael Levy and Farah Mendlesohn (review)

pp. 458-460

Translating Children’s Literature by Gillian Lathey (review)

pp. 460-462

The Critical Merits of Young Adult Literature: Coming of Age ed. by Crag Hill (review)

pp. 462-464

Sexual Content in Young Adult Literature: Reading Between the Sheets by Bryan Gillis and Joanna Simpson (review)

pp. 465-467

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