Introduction to Special Section—Youngsters 2: On the Cultures of Young People

  • Naomi Hamer Ryerson University
  • Erin Spring University of Calgary
Keywords: editorial, Youngsters 2, introduction

Author Biographies

Naomi Hamer, Ryerson University

Dr. Naomi Hamer is an Associate Professor in the Department of English at Ryerson University. Her research and publications examine the cross-media adaptation of children’s literature. She is the co-editor of More Words about Pictures: Current Research on Picture Books and Visual/Verbal Texts for Young People (2017), and The Routledge Companion to Media and Fairy-Tale Cultures (2018). She is the President of the Association for Research in Cultures of Young People.

Erin Spring, University of Calgary

Dr. Erin Spring is an Assistant Professor in the Werklund School of Education at the University of Calgary. Erin’s interdisciplinary research focuses on young people’s literacies and cultures, with a particular interest in the role of place. She has published in a range of journals, including Children’s Literature in Education, Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, and Children’s Geographies.

Published
2020-08-27
How to Cite
Hamer, N., & Spring, E. (2020). Introduction to Special Section—Youngsters 2: On the Cultures of Young People . Jeunesse: Young People, Texts, Cultures, 12(1), 7-15. Retrieved from http://jeunessejournal.ca/index.php/yptc/article/view/559
Section
Editorial