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Performance Studies: Key Words, Concepts and Theories

Paperback, 28/11/2014, £24.99
The field of performance studies analyses the production and impact of on-stage performance, such as in a theatre or circus, and off-stage performance, such as cultural rituals and political protests.

Reading and Rebellion: An Anthology of Radical Writing for Children 1900-1960

Hardback, 12/10/2018, £25.00
This new anthology of radical writings for children from the first half of the twentieth century contains a wide selection of the kinds of materials that left-wing and progressive parents would have wanted their children to read, and which children understood as part of their initiation into a politically radical class.

Children's Literature: A Very Short Introduction

Paperback, 06/10/2011, £8.99
In this lively discussion Kim Reynolds looks at what children's literature is, why it is interesting, how it contributes to culture, and how it is studied as literature. Providing examples from across history and various types of children's literature, she introduces the key debates, developments, and people involved.

Radical Children's Literature £48.00

Hardback, 12/04/2007, £89.99
This book reappraises the place of children's literature, showing it to be a creative space where writers and illustrators try out new ideas about books, society, and narratives in an age of instant communication and multi-media. It looks at the stories about the world and young people; the interaction with changing childhoods and new technologies.