“I am content with Canada”: Canadian Girls at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

  • Kristine Moruzi
Keywords: girlhood, periodicals, citizenship, empire

Author Biography

Kristine Moruzi

Kristine Moruzi is a Grant Notley Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of English and Film Studies at the University of Alberta. Her book, Constructing Girlhood through the Periodical Press, 1850–1915, is forthcoming from Ashgate and is based on the doctoral work she completed at the University of Melbourne. In her current research, she is examining representations of girlhood in Canadian children’s literature between 1840 and 1940. This work is also part of a collaborative project funded by the Australian Research Council with Dr. Michelle J. Smith (Melbourne) and Prof. Clare Bradford (Deakin) on colonial femininity between 1840 and 1940.

Published
2012-07-20
How to Cite
Moruzi, K. (2012). “I am content with Canada”: Canadian Girls at the Turn of the Twentieth Century. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 4(1). Retrieved from http://jeunessejournal.ca/index.php/yptc/article/view/153
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