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Abate, Michelle Ann 1975-

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Works: 48 works in 104 publications in 1 language and 3,539 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Classifications: PS374.S46,
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Publications about Michelle Ann Abate
Publications by Michelle Ann Abate
Most widely held works by Michelle Ann Abate
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history by Michelle Ann Abate( Book )
10 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
"Starting with the figure of a bold, boisterous girl in the mid-nineteenth century and ending with the 'girl power' movement of the 1990s, Tomboys is the first full-length critical study of this gender-bending code of female conduct. Michelle Abate uncovers the origins, charts the trajectory, and traces the literary and cultural transformations that the concept of 'tomboy' has undergone in the United States. Tomboys also explores the gender and sexual dynamics of tomboyism and offers intriguing discussions of race and ethnicity's role in the construction of the enduring cultural archetype"--Jacket
Bloody murder : the homicide tradition in children's literature by Michelle Ann Abate( Book )
6 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
Raising your kids right : children's literature and American political conservatism by Michelle Ann Abate( Book )
11 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 287 libraries worldwide
Michelle Ann Abate examines a variety of texts that offer information, ideology, and even instructions on how to raise kids right, not just figuratively, but politically. Highlighting the works of William Bennett, Lynne Cheney, Bill O'Reilly, and others, she brings together such diverse fields as cultural studies, literary criticism, political science, childhood studies, brand marketing, and the cult of celebrity. --from publisher description
Over the rainbow : queer children's and young adult literature ( Book )
5 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 230 libraries worldwide
David and Jonathan, and Saul, revisited: homodomestic patterns in British boys' magazine fiction, 1880-1915 / Claudia Nelson -- Queer performances: lesbian politics in Little women / Roberta Seelinger Trites -- Understood Betsy, understood nation: Dorothy Canfield Fisher and Willa Cather queer America / June Cummins -- "There lived in the Land of Oz two queerly made men": queer utopianism and antisocial eroticism in L. Frank Baum's Oz series / Tison Pugh -- The queerness of Harriet the Spy / Robin Bernstein -- Refusing the queer potential: John Knowles's A separate peace / Eric L. Tribunella -- Young adult novels with gay/lesbian characters and themes, 1969-92: a historical reading of content, gender, and narrative distance / Christine A. Jenkins -- "Unshelter me": the emerging fictional adolescent lesbian / Vanessa Wayne Lee -- Reading and writing "immunity": children and the anti-body / Robert McRuer -- H/Z: why Lesléa Newman makes Heather into Zoe / Elizabeth A. Ford -- The trouble with Rainbow boys / Thomas Crisp -- The hobo, the fairy, and the quarterback / Biddy Martin -- Is Nancy Drew queer? Popular reading strategies for the lesbian reader / Sherrie A. Inness -- Transchildren and the discipline of children's literature / Jody Norton -- Trans magic: the radical performance of the young wizard in YA literature / Jes Battis -- Homosexuality at the online Hogwarts: Harry Potter slash fanfiction / Catherine Tosenberger -- Choose your own queer erotic adventure: young adults, boys' love computer games, and the sexual politics of visual play / Andrea Wood
C.S. Lewis : the chronicles of Narnia ( Book )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
"C. S. Lewis's seven-book series about the fictional land of Narnia has become an irrefutable classic. This collection of new, wide-ranging essays explores the past, present and future importance of the Narnia books, providing the most current, and some of the most cutting-edge, research about this popular fantasy series"--
Global perspectives on Tarzan : from king of the jungle to international icon by Annette Wannamaker( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 123 libraries worldwide
This collection seeks to understand the long-lasting and global appeal of Tarzan: Why is a story about a feral boy, who is raised by apes in the African jungle, so compelling and so adaptable to different cultural contexts and audiences? How is it that the same narrative serves as the basis for both children's cartoons and lavish musical productions or as a vehicle for both nationalistic discourse and for light romantic fantasy? Considering a history of criticism that highlights the imperialistic, sexist, racist underpinnings of the original Tarzan narrative, why would this character and story
Children's literature. annual of the Modern Language Association Division on Children's Literature and the Children's Literature Association ( Book )
2 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
The big smallness : niche marketing, the American culture wars, and the new children's literature by Michelle Ann Abate( Book )
3 editions published in 2016 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Over the rainbow : Queer children's literature ( Book )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Annual of the Children's Literature Association and the Modern Language Association Division on Children's Literature ( Book )
2 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"My job is ... to make you a human being in the eyes of the jury" : confronting the demonization - and dramatization - of murder in Walter Dean Myers's monster by Michelle Ann Abate( Article )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"A sixth sense seemed to tell her that she had encountered something unusual" : psychic sleuthing in the Nancy Drew mystery stories by Michelle Ann Abate( Article )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"You must kill her and bring me her lungs and liver as proof" : "Snow White" and the fact as well as fantasy of filicide by Michelle Ann Abate( Article )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"A Grand amount of fagginess" : The Faggiest vampire, Bizarro fiction for children, and the dehomosexualization of LGBTQ terminology by Michelle Ann Abate( Article )
2 editions published in 2012 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"Swarthy, sun-tanned, villainous looking fellows" : 'Tarzan of the apes' and criminal anthropology by Michelle Ann Abate( Article )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
"The queen had only one way of settling all difficulties ... 'Off with his head'" : "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" and the antigallows movement by Michelle Ann Abate( Article )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
When clothes don't make the man : sartorial style, conspicuous consumtion, and class passing in Lothar Meggendorfer's 'Scenes in the life of a masher' by Michelle Ann Abate( Article )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Abate, M. A. 1975-
Languages
English (71)
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