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755. Female Rebellion in Young-Adult Dystopian Fiction

Monday, 12 January, 12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Sheffield, Chicago Marriott

A special session

Presiding: Sara K. Day, Southern Arkansas Univ.

1. "'I Am Beginning to Know Myself': Rebellious Subjectivities in Young-Adult Dystopian Fiction," Miranda A. Green-Barteet, Univ. of Western Ontario

2. "'Rebel, Rebel, You've Torn Your Dress': Distractions of Competitive Girlhood in Young-Adult Dystopian Fiction," Amy L. Montz, Univ. of Southern Indiana

3. "Docile Bodies, Dangerous Bodies: Sexual Awakening and Social Resistance in Young-Adult Dystopian Novels," Sara K. Day

For abstracts, write to yadystopianfiction@gmail.com after 15 Nov.


Subjects:

  • General Literature – Children's Literature

  • General Literature – Themes, Myths, and Archetypes

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