UPDATE: Children and Childhood Studies (3/30/07; journal issue)

full name / name of organization: 
Lynda L. Hinkle
contact email: 
lynda_hinkle@yahoo.com

Call for Papers for a Special Edition of
MP: An international feminist online, peer-reviewed journal
http://www.academinist.org/mp/
Spring 2007
"Feminist Voices in Children and Childhood Studies: Critical Readings of
Popular Culture."
NEW !!! Deadline: March 30, 2007

This special edition will explore the new interdisciplinary field of
Children and Childhood Studies through the lens of feminist criticism.
Papers for will examine the impact of popular culture on children and
childhood, as well as the role of children and young adults as influencers
and creators of that popular culture. Topics under consideration include:
online gaming; toys, games, and gender in the culture of childhood; and
feminist readings of classics such as Uncle Tom’s Cabin.

To be considered for this issue, send the completed paper, a brief bio (50
words maximum) and a current CV. Electronic submissions using Microsoft
Word are preferred. Please send to the issue editors:

Vibiana Bowman
bowman_at_camden.rutgers.edu
and
Lynda Hinkle
lynda_hinkle_at_yahoo.com

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