Representing Childhoods through Comics

  • Anuja Madan
Keywords: comics


Review of:

Heimermann, Mark, and Brittany Tullis, editors. Picturing Childhood: Youth in Transnational Comics. U Texas P, 2017.



DOI: 10.1353/jeu.2018.0023


Author Biography

Anuja Madan

Anuja Madan is Assistant Professor at the Department of English, Kansas State University, where she teaches courses in world literature, cultural studies, global comics, and children’s literature. She received her Ph.D. in English from University of Florida and her M.Phil. and M.A. in English from Delhi University. Her co-authored book, Notes of Running Feet: English in Primary Textbooks (with Prof. Rimli Bhattacharya, Sreyoshi Sarkar, and Nivedita Basu) grew out of a group study of Indian English-language textbooks. Her two most recent articles on an Indian graphic novel and mythological Indian animation films have been published in Michelle Abate and Gwen A. Tarbox’s anthology, Graphic Novels for Children and Young Adults: A Collection of Critical Essays (2017), and The Routledge Companion to International Children’s Literature (2017), edited by John Stephens.

How to Cite
Madan, A. (2019). Representing Childhoods through Comics. Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 10(2), 168-172. Retrieved from
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