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Title Kidding around : the child in film and media / edited by Alexander N. Howe and Wynn Yarbrough.

Publication Info. New York : Bloomsbury, 2014


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  791.436523 K538 2014    ---  Available
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Description vi, 240 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Note Papers presented at a conference held at the University of the District of Columbia, September, 2008.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Rites of Passage and Impasse. "Betwixt and Between: Reading the Child in M. Night Shyamalan's Films," / Kevin Wisniewski -- "The Monstrous Masculine: Abjection and Todd Solondz's Happiness" / Adam Wadenius -- "Only a Child: Spectacles of Innocence in the Lolita films," / Brian Walter -- Childhood as Text. "The 'Rubbing Off' of 'Art and Beauty': Child Citizenship, Literary Engagement, and the Anglo-American Playground Movement," / Michelle Beissel Heath -- "The Studio World Surprised and Disturbed Ruth: The Diffident Stage Mother and the Difficult Child in a Post-War Novel" / Noel Streatfield, Sally Stokes -- "Building a Mystery: Relative Fear and the 1990s autistic thriller," / Chris Foss -- "Pundit Knows Best: The Self-Help Boom, Brand Marketing and The O'Reilly Factor for Kids," / Michelle Abate -- Disney and Its Progeny. "Power to the Princess: Disney and the Creation of the Twentieth-Century Princess Narrative," / Bridget Whelan -- "Surreal Estate: Building Self-Identity in Monster House," / Michael Howarth -- "The Wild and the Cute: Disney Animation and Environmental Awareness," / David Whitely -- Conclusion.
Subject Children in motion pictures -- Congresses.
Children in mass media -- Congresses.
Mass media and children -- Congresses.
Children in mass media. (OCoLC)fst01902762
Children in motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst00855253
Mass media and children. (OCoLC)fst01011332
Genre/Form Conference proceedings. (OCoLC)fst01423772
Added Author Howe, Alexander N., 1973- editor.
Yarbrough, Wynn William, editor.
ISBN 9781623560560 (hardback : alk. paper)
162356056X (hardback : alk. paper)

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