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Textual Transformations in Children's Literature
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: Benjamin Lefebvre
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Routledge

This book offers new critical approaches for the study of adaptations, abridgments, translations, parodies, and mash-ups that occur internationally in contemporary children's culture. It follows recent shifts in adaptation studies that call for a move beyond fidelity criticism, a paradigm that measures the success of an adaptation by the level
Textual Transformations in Children's Literature
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Benjamin Lefebvre
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-04 - Publisher: Routledge

This book offers new critical approaches for the study of adaptations, abridgments, translations, parodies, and mash-ups that occur internationally in contemporary children’s culture. It follows recent shifts in adaptation studies that call for a move beyond fidelity criticism, a paradigm that measures the success of an adaptation by the level
Filming the Children's Book
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Hermansson Casie Hermansson
Categories: Children's films
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-19 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Just as a work of self-reflexive 'metafiction' - and the experience of reading it - differ from other types of literature, the work and the experience of viewing films that adapt metafiction are distinct from those of other films, and from other film adaptations of literary works. This book explores
Children and Cultural Memory in Texts of Childhood
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Heather Snell, Lorna Hutchison
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-11-07 - Publisher: Routledge

The essays in this collection address the relationship between children and cultural memory in texts both for and about young people. The collection overall is concerned with how cultural memory is shaped, contested, forgotten, recovered, and (re)circulated, sometimes in opposition to dominant national narratives, and often for the benefit of
Reading Children’s Literature: A Critical Introduction - Second Edition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Carrie Hintz, Eric L. Tribunella
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-28 - Publisher: Broadview Press

Reading Children’s Literature offers insights into the major discussions and debates currently animating the field of children’s literature. Informed by recent scholarship and interest in cultural studies and critical theory, it is a compact core text that introduces students to the historical contexts, genres, and issues of children’s literature. A