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Title Melvin Burgess / edited by Alison Waller
Published Houndmills, basingstoke, hampshire : Palgrave macmillan, 2013
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire Palgrave Macmillan, c2013


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  820.914 B9557 Z/Wam  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 215 pages ; 22 cm
Series New casebooks
New casebooks.
Contents Pt. I CONTROVERSY AND THE CULTURAL CONTEXT -- 1.̀One of the Boys'? Writing Sex for Teenagers in Doing It / Chris Richards -- 2.̀Keeping it Real': The Debate for Boyhood and its Representations in Doing It and Kill All Enemies / Michele Gill -- 3.The Girl and the Streets: Postfeminist Identities in Junk, Doing It and Sara's Face / Joel Gwynne -- pt. II FORM, STYLE AND GENRE -- 4.Beyond Face Value: Playing the Game with Sara's Face / Kay Sambell -- 5.Dystopian Worlds and Ethical Subjectivities in Bloodtide and Bloodsong / Robyn McCallum & John Stephens -- 6.Transformation, Text and Genre in The Birdman / Mel Gibson -- pt. III HUMAN AND ANIMAL IDENTITIES -- 7.Borderland: The Animal World of Melvin Burgess / Peter Hollindale -- 8.̀You Know What I Mean': The Development of Relationships between Socially Isolated Characters in An Angel for May, Loving April and The Ghost behind the Wall / Pat Pinsent -- 9.Challenging the Paradigm: Examining The Baby and Fly Pie and The Earth Giant through Ecocriticism / Karen Williams -- pt. IV TELLING STORIES -- 10.Found Fiction: An Interview with Melvin Burgess / Alison Waller & Melvin Burgess
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-211) and index
Subject Burgess, Melvin, author -- Criticism and interpretation.
Burgess, Melvin -- Criticism and interpretation.
Children's stories, English -- History and criticism.
Young adult fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Author Waller, Alison, editor
LC no. 2014000580
ISBN 1137262796 (hardback)
9781137262790 (paperback)
9781137262806 (hardback)