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The Resource LGBTQ young adult fiction : a critical survey, 1970s-2010s, Caren J. Town

LGBTQ young adult fiction : a critical survey, 1970s-2010s, Caren J. Town

Label
LGBTQ young adult fiction : a critical survey, 1970s-2010s
Title
LGBTQ young adult fiction
Title remainder
a critical survey, 1970s-2010s
Statement of responsibility
Caren J. Town
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The author explores a selection of recent novels--many of which may be new to readers--and places them in the wider contexts of LGBTQ literature and history. Chapters discuss a range of topics, including the relationship of Queer Theory to literature, LGBTQ families, and recent trends in utopian and dystopian science fiction
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Town, Caren J.
Dewey number
813.009/9283
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.Y57
LC item number
T69 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Young adult fiction, American
  • Queer theory
  • Homosexuality in literature
  • Lesbians in literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Adolescence in literature
  • Gays' writings, American
  • Sexual minority youth
  • Homosexuality and literature
Label
LGBTQ young adult fiction : a critical survey, 1970s-2010s, Caren J. Town
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Queer theory, queer literature, queer YA fiction -- Getting there: LGBTQ young adult literature in the 70s and 80s -- Beyond deliver us from Evie: contemporary lesbian young adult fiction -- "But that's young gay love for you": contemporary gay young adult fiction -- "Gender is a choice, not a life sentence": young adult narratives of trans identities -- "Difference matters": LGBTQ families in young adult fiction -- "What a wonderful world": utopias and dystopias in LGBTQ young adult fiction -- Conclusion: Why read (or teach) these books, and where do we go from here?
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 197 pages
Isbn
9780786496945
Lccn
2017023518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40027346503
System control number
  • ocn970383275
  • (OCoLC)970383275
Label
LGBTQ young adult fiction : a critical survey, 1970s-2010s, Caren J. Town
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Queer theory, queer literature, queer YA fiction -- Getting there: LGBTQ young adult literature in the 70s and 80s -- Beyond deliver us from Evie: contemporary lesbian young adult fiction -- "But that's young gay love for you": contemporary gay young adult fiction -- "Gender is a choice, not a life sentence": young adult narratives of trans identities -- "Difference matters": LGBTQ families in young adult fiction -- "What a wonderful world": utopias and dystopias in LGBTQ young adult fiction -- Conclusion: Why read (or teach) these books, and where do we go from here?
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
vii, 197 pages
Isbn
9780786496945
Lccn
2017023518
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40027346503
System control number
  • ocn970383275
  • (OCoLC)970383275

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