Back Issues

vol. 16, no. 1

1. Editorial
Clare Bradford and Kerry Mallan
pp. 3-4 (PDF)

2. Performativity and the Child Who May Not Be a Child
John Stephens
pp. 5-13 (PDF)

3. Making Magic: (Hetero)sexual (In)visibility in Scandinavian Young Adult Novels Mia Mia Franck and Rebecka Fokin-Holmberg
pp. 14-24 (PDF)

4. Over Her Dead Body: Expelling the Monstrous-feminine in 'Touching Earth Lightly' Kathryn James
pp. 25-32 (PDF)

5. Sex Education, Hollywood Style: Gender, Sexuality and Identity in 'The Girl Next Door'
Sharyn Pearce
pp. 33-40 (PDF)

6. Telling It Like It Is?: Representations of Teenage Fatherhood in Contemporary Western Young Adult Fiction
Michelle Gill
pp. 41-50 (PDF)

7. The Theme of Premature Burial in Garth Nix's Early Novels
Alice Mills
pp. 51-57 (PDF)

8. News and Notices
p. 58 (PDF)

vol. 16, no. 2

1. Editorial
Clare Bradford and Kerry Mallan
pp. 3-4 (PDF)

2. 'Cutting It' in New Times: The Future of Children's Literature?
Kerry Mallan
pp. 5-16 (PDF)

3. Under the Wire: Detainee Activism in Australian Children's Literature
Debra Dudek
pp. 17-22 (PDF)

4. Intra-active: The Child/Animal in Children's SF
Naarah Sawers
pp. 23-28 (PDF)

5. Capitalism Run Wild: Zizou Corder's 'Lion Boy' and Victor Kelleher's 'Dog Boy'
Elizabeth Parsons
pp. 29-34 (PDF)

6. Moonlit Revelations: The Discourse of the End in Gina B. Nahai's 'Moonlight on the Avenue of Faith'
Anne Free
pp. 35-39 (PDF)

7. From Eden to Suburbia: Perspectives on the Natural World in Children's Literature John Stephens
pp. 40-45 (PDF)

8. A Sporting Chance: Class in Markus Zusak's 'The Messenger' and 'Fighting Ruben Wolfe' Elizabeth Bullen
pp. 46-50 (PDF)

9. 'They Don't Know Us, What We Are': An Analysis of Two Young Adult Texts with Arab-Western Protagonists
Jo Lampert
pp. 51-57 (PDF)

10. 'Does My Bomb Look Big in This?': Representing Muslim Girls in Recent Australian Cultural Texts
Sharyn Pearce
pp. 58-63 (PDF)

11. Defining Magical Realism in Children's Literature: Voices in Contemporary Fugue, Texts That Speak from the Margins
Yvonne Hammer
pp. 64-70 (PDF)

12. Anime 'Haibane Renmei' (Charcoal Feather Federation): An Enclave for the Hurt, Alienated Souls
Mio Bryce
pp. 71-76 (PDF)

13. Stop All the Clocks: Time in Postmodern Picture Books
Cherie Allan
pp. 77-81 (PDF)

14. We Enter a Time of Calamity: Informed and 'Informated' Youth Inside and Outside Young Adult Fiction
Natasha Giardina
pp. 82-89 (PDF)

15. An Awfully Big Adventure: Killing Death in War Stories for Children
Alison Halliday
pp. 90-95 (PDF)

16. Great Mind Matures Slowly, But Has No Equal in Its Time: 'Journey to the West' as a Genuine Fairytale Novel
Shu Wei
pp. 96-100 (PDF)

17. Influences of Translated Children's Texts upon Chinese Children's Literature
Li Li
pp. 101-106 (PDF)

18. A Chosen Sacrifice: The Doomed Destiny of the Child Messiah in Late Twentieth-century Children's Fantasy
Radhiah Chowdhury
pp. 107-111 (PDF)

19. Are You Talking to Me?: Hailing the Reader in Indigenous Children's Literature Penelope Davie
pp. 112-117 (PDF)

20. Constituting Christopher: Disability Theory and Mark Haddon's 'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time'
Vivienne Muller
pp. 118-125 (PDF)

21. Narrative in Robyn Kahukiwa's 'Matatuh': Culture and Narrative
Jill Holt
pp. 126-131 (PDF)

22. Postcolonial Transformation and Traditional Australian Indigenous Story
Juliet O'Conor
pp. 132-137 (PDF)

23. Cultural Explorations of Time and Space: Indigenous Australian Artists-in Residence, Conventional Narratives and Children's Text Creation
Margaret Zeegers
pp. 138-144 (PDF)

24. 'Like Columbine! Viva Columbine!' Abjection and the Representation of School Violence in Young Adult Fiction
Emma Wortley
pp. 145-149 (PDF)

25. 'Advocating and Celebrating the Abomination of Sodomy': The Cultural Reception of Lesbian and Gay Picturebooks
Lian Beveridge
pp. 150-155 (PDF)

26. 'Change the Story, Change the World': Witches/Crones as Heroes in Novels by Terry Pratchett and Diana Wynne Jones
Caroline Webb
pp. 156-161(PDF)

27. Gender Trouble in Arcadia or a World of Multigendered Possibility?: Intersubjectivity and Gender in 'The Wind in the Willows'
Anne-Claire Walsh
pp. 162-167 (PDF)

28. Starving Desire: New (Deleuzean) Readings of Anorexia in Australian Young Adult Fiction
Kathryn McInally
pp. 168-172 (PDF)

29. News and Notices
p. 173 (PDF)