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Visual Hermeneutics and the Act of Turning the Leaf: A Genealogy of Liu Yuan’s Lingyan ge

Anne Burkus-Chasson

in Printing and Book Culture in Late Imperial China

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520231269
eISBN:
9780520927797
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520231269.003.0010
Subject:
History, Asian History

This chapter focuses on visual hermeneutics and the genealogy of Liu Yuan, entitled Lingyan ge. It describes the rare and unusual picture book designed in the mid-1660s by Liu Yuan and argues that ... More


Picturing Buddhism: Nurturing Buddhist Worldviews through Children’s Books

Karen Derris

in Little Buddhas: Children and Childhoods in Buddhist Texts and Traditions

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199860265
eISBN:
9780199979929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199860265.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Buddhism

Storytelling has served as a primary resource for cultivating children’s religious and ethical worldviews in Buddhist cultures across Asia. Children growing up in Buddhist societies hear stories ... More


Comics Grammar in Neil Gaiman and Dave Mckean’s Picture Book Collaborations

Krystal Howard

in The Artistry of Neil Gaiman: Finding Light in the Shadows

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781496821645
eISBN:
9781496821690
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496821645.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

In this chapter, Howard reflects upon how Gaiman's picture books borrow the grammar of comics in ways that demonstrate his high esteem for the young reader. Howard collapses the critical distinctions ... More


Friendship, Sympathy, Social Change

Katharine Capshaw

in Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816694044
eISBN:
9781452948294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694044.003.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The first chapter begins in the 1940s with fiction by Jane Dabney Shackelford and Ellen Tarry, and extends into the 1950s with The Sweet Flypaper of Life by Langston Hughes and Roy DeCarava. It ... More


The Artistry of Neil Gaiman: Finding Light in the Shadows

Joseph Michael Sommers and Kyle Eveleth (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781496821645
eISBN:
9781496821690
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496821645.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Neil Gaiman (1960-present) currently reigns in the literary world as one of the most critically-decorated and popular authors of the last fifty years. Perhaps best known as the writer of the Harvey, ... More


Pictures and Nonfiction: Conduct and Coffee Tables

Katharine Capshaw

in Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816694044
eISBN:
9781452948294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694044.003.0002
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The second chapter explores nonfiction of the 1940s and 1950s, focusing on Louis B. Reynolds, and Langston Hughes and Milton Meltzer. Books arguing for a revision of historical knowledge stage a form ... More


Appropriate or anathema? The representation of incest in children’s literature

Alice Mills

in Incest in contemporary literature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526122162
eISBN:
9781526138767
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526122162.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

The chapter draws attention to the extreme unspeakability of incest in children’s literature and the rarity of texts either literally or symbolically dealing with the topic. It analyses Crew and ... More


The Black Arts Movement: Childhood as Liberatory Process

Katharine Capshaw

in Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816694044
eISBN:
9781452948294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694044.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The fourth chapter examines the Black Arts Movement's representation of childhood as both icon of the nation and that nation in generative process of development. It argues that the photo book became ... More


Looking: Wölfflin’s Comparative Vision

Zeynep Çelik Alexander

in Kinaesthetic Knowing: Aesthetics, Epistemology, Modern Design

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780226485201
eISBN:
9780226485348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226485348.003.0003
Subject:
Art, Art Theory and Criticism

While the art historian Heinrich Wölfflin was enthusiastic about kinaesthetic knowing in his earliest writings, he increasingly lost faith, eventually relegating it to the negative pole of the ... More


The Politics and Aesthetics of Rediscovering Heroes of the “Red Classics” in Lianhuanhua of the Reform Era

Rosemary Roberts

in The Making and Remaking of China's "Red Classics": Politics, Aesthetics, and Mass Culture

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9789888390892
eISBN:
9789888455003
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888390892.003.0007
Subject:
History, Asian History

Lianhuanhua (picture story books) became popular in China in the 1920s and 30s and had their golden age between the 1950s and 1970s when many of the “red classic” tales of communist heroes appeared ... More


Today: Framing Freedom in Mississippi

Katharine Capshaw

in Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816694044
eISBN:
9781452948294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694044.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The third chapter investigates the Child Development Group of Mississippi's 1965 book, Today, arguing that it offers a new model for the photo book as a vehicle of psychological liberation through an ... More


Blurring the Childhood Image: Representations of the Civil Rights Narrative

Katharine Capshaw

in Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816694044
eISBN:
9781452948294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694044.003.0005
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The final chapter examines modern books by Walter Dean Myers, Toni Morrison, Ruby Bridges, and Carole Boston Weatherford, all of which acknowledge the pressure for consensus and closure in framing ... More


Songs and Singing

Sheila J. Scott

in Music Education for Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder: A Resource for Teachers

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190606336
eISBN:
9780190606374
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190606336.003.0003
Subject:
Music, History, American

Chapter 3 begins with a review of research that profiles pitch perception for memory, discrimination, and reproduction in individuals with autism spectrum disorder (ASD), followed by an examination ... More


Indescribable Beings: Reframing the History of Empire and Priming the Public in Illustrated Youth Texts

Marilisa Jiménez García

in Side by Side: US Empire, Puerto Rico, and the Roots of American Youth Literature and Culture

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781496832474
eISBN:
9781496832528
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496832474.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter establishes literature for young people and school readers as prominent, visual media used by US and Puerto Rican writers, both those in the diaspora and Puerto Rico, throughout the ... More


A Text for Trayvon

Katharine Capshaw

in Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816694044
eISBN:
9781452948294
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694044.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

The conclusion uses an image of a Trayvon Martin protestor in order to reflect on the way photo books argue for social change.


Civil Rights Childhood: Picturing Liberation in African American Photobooks

Katharine Capshaw

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816694044
eISBN:
9781452948294
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816694044.001.0001
Subject:
Sociology, Race and Ethnicity

Civil Rights Childhood shifts critical attention towards the qualities in black children's lives that received photographic attention during their day but that have faded from memory of the civil ... More


Freud in Oz: At the Intersections of Psychoanalysis and Children's Literature

Kenneth B. Kidd

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2015
ISBN:
9780816675821
eISBN:
9781452947709
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Minnesota Press
DOI:
10.5749/minnesota/9780816675821.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Children’s literature has spent decades on the psychiatrist’s couch, submitting to psychoanalysis by scores of scholars and popular writers alike. This book turns the tables, suggesting that ... More


Music and Story

Rena Upitis

in This Too is Music

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190884956
eISBN:
9780190918651
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190884956.003.0012
Subject:
Music, History, American

This chapter describes the links between music and story, mirroring chapter 3, which investigated connections between music and movement. Daily classroom activities are presented and analyzed. A key ... More


Specificity of effects in the association between maternal postnatal despression and child development: evidence from the Cambridge longitudinal study

Lynne Murray

in Perinatal Psychiatry: The legacy of Channi Kumar

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780199676859
eISBN:
9780191918346
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199676859.003.0018
Subject:
Clinical Medicine and Allied Health, Psychiatry

From 1985, when I first met Channi Kumar, he played a seminal role in the research I have conducted with my colleagues on the effects of postnatal depression on child development. At the time I was ... More


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