Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2017

256 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474430173

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Twenty-First-Century Children's Gothic

From the Wanderer to Nomadic Subject

Chloé Germaine Buckley

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Challenges the dominance of psychoanalytical approaches in children's literature criticism
  • Sets out a new agenda for how to analyse children's fiction
  • Covers popular texts and literary works to break down assumptions about literary 'value' and worth that circulate in literary criticism
  • Combines historical overview of children's literature and the Gothic with analysis of recent fiction and criticism