Why Theory Matters

  • Victoria Flanagan
Keywords: film, theory

Abstract

Review of:

Mallan, Kerry, and Clare Bradford, eds. Contemporary Children’s Literature and Film: Engaging with Theory. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2011.

Author Biography

Victoria Flanagan

Victoria Flanagan is a lecturer in children’s literature at Macquarie University in Sydney, Australia. She is the author of Into the Closet: Cross-Dressing and the Gendered Body in Children’s Literature and Film (2008), and her research focuses on representations of gender and subjectivity in children’s literature and film.

Published
2012-11-07
How to Cite
Flanagan, V. (2012). Why Theory Matters. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 4(2). Retrieved from http://jeunessejournal.ca/index.php/yptc/article/view/168
Section
Review Essays