Seriality and Texts for Young People

The Compulsion to Repeat

  • Mavis Reimer
  • Nyala Ali
  • Deanna England
  • Melanie Dennis Unrau

Part of the Critical Approaches to Children’s Literature book series (CRACL)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. Mavis Reimer, Nyala Ali, Deanna England, Melanie Dennis Unrau
    Pages 1-33
  3. Laurie Langbauer
    Pages 34-56
  4. Laura M. Robinson
    Pages 57-73
  5. Eliza T. Dresang, Kathleen Campana
    Pages 95-110
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 281-292

About this book


Seriality and Texts for Young People is a collection of thirteen scholarly essays about series and serial texts directed to children and youth, each of which begins from the premise that a basic principle of seriality is repetition.


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mavis Reimer
    • 1
  • Nyala Ali
    • 2
  • Deanna England
    • 3
  • Melanie Dennis Unrau
    • 4
  1. 1.The University of WinnipegCanada
  2. 2.The University of WinnipegCanada
  3. 3.The University of WinnipegCanada
  4. 4.Geez magazineCanada

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