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Module Reading List

On-screen, off-screen: children's creativity and cultures, 2019/20, Semester 2
Aisha Walker
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Module Reading List

The following books provide general reading for the module.

Bragg, S., & Kehily, M. J. (Eds.). (2013). Children and young people's cultural worlds . Policy Press.

Buckingham, D., Bragg, S., & Kehily, M. J. (Eds.). (2014). Youth cultures in the age of global media . Palgrave Macmillan.

Burke, A. M. B., & Marsh, J. (Eds.). (2013). Children's virtual play worlds : culture, learning, and participation . Peter Lang.

Burn, A., & Parker, D. (2003). Analysing media texts . Bloomsbury Publishing.

Davies, B. (1993). Shards of glass : children reading and writing beyond gendered identities . Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press.

Gotz, M., Lemish, D., Moon, H., & Aidman, A. (2014). Media and the make-believe worlds of children : when Harry Potter meets Pokémon in Disneyland . Routledge.

Hunt, P. (2003). Literature for children : contemporary criticism . Routledge.

Hunt, P. (Ed.). (2006). Understanding children's literature . Routledge.

James, A., & Prout, A. (Eds.). (1997). Constructing and reconstructing childhood: Contemporary issues in the sociological study of childhood . Psychology Press.

Jenkins, H. (2009). Confronting the challenges of participatory culture : media education for the 21st century . Mit Press.

Jenkins, H. (Ed.). (1998). The children's culture reader . NYU Press.

Nodelman, P. (2008). The hidden adult : defining children's literature . JHU Press.

Nodelman, P. (1985). The Case of Children's Fiction: or The Impossibility of Jacqueline Rose. Children's Literature Association Quarterly , 10 (3) pp. 98-100.

Parry, B. (2009). Reading and rereading ‘Shrek’. English in education. , 43 (2) pp. 148-161.

Parry, B. (2013). Children, film and literacy . Palgrave Macmillan.

Tobin, J. J. (2000). "Good guys don't wear hats" : children's talk about the media . Teachers College.

Willett, R., Richards, C., Marsh, J., Burn, A., & Bishop, J. C. (2013). Children, media and playground cultures : ethnographic studies of school playtimes . Palgrave Macmillan.

Zipes, J. (2013). Sticks and stones : the troublesome success of children's literature from Slovenly Peter to Harry Potter . Routledge.

Zipes, J. (2014). Don't bet on the prince : contemporary feminist fairy tales in North America and England . Routledge.

Weekly Read, Review and Respond papers

Week One

Glăveanu, V.P.(2011) 'Children and creativity: A most (un)likely pair? ', Thinking skills and creativity , Volume 6, Issue 2, ' Pages 122-131 

Week Two

Mollet T. “With a smile and a song …”: Walt Disney and the Birth of the American Fairy Tale. Marvels & Tales. 2013;27(1):109-24.

This list was last updated on 03/02/2016