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Title Prizing children's literature : the cultural politics of children's book awards / edited by Kenneth B. Kidd and Joseph T. Thomas, Jr
Published New York, NY : Routledge, 2017
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 248 pages.)
Series Children's literature and culture
Children's literature and culture.
Contents A prize-losing introduction / Kenneth B. Kidd and Joseph T. Thomas, Jr. -- Prizing national and transnational : Australian texts in the Printz Award / Clare Bradford -- Prizing the unrecognized : systems of value, visibility, and the first world in international and translated children's texts / Abbie Ventura -- The guys are the prize : adolescent fiction, masculinity, and the political unconscious of Australian book awards / Erica Hateley -- How award-winning children's non-fiction complicates stereotypes / Joe Sutliff Sanders, Katlyn M. Avritt, Kynsey M. Creel, and Charlie C. Lynn -- The last bastion of aesthetics? Formalism and the rhetoric of excellence in children's literary awards / Robert Bittner and Michelle Superle -- The still almost all-white world of children's literature : theory, practice, and identity-based children's book awards / Jane Cummins -- The Pura Belpré Medal : the Latino/a child in America, the "need" for diversity, and name-branding Latinidad / Marilisa Jiménez García -- Peter's legacy : the Ezra Jack Keats Book Award / Ramona Caponegro -- Race and the prizing of children's literature in Canada : spotlighting Canada's Governor General's Literary Awards / Barbara McNeil -- Finding nominations : children's films at the Academy Awards / Peter C. Kunze -- Prizing popularity : how the blockbuster book has reshaped children's literature / Rebekah Fitzsimmons -- The Archive Award, or the case of de Grummond's gold / Emily Murphy -- Apologia / Michael Joseph and Joseph T. Thomas, Jr. -- Prizing in the Children's Literature Association / Kenneth B. Kidd
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Children's literature -- Awards.
Young adult literature -- Awards.
Children's literature -- Illustrations -- Awards.
Young adult literature -- Illustrations -- Awards.
Children's literature -- History and criticism.
Book industries and trade -- Awards.
Children -- Books and reading.
Form Electronic book
Author Kidd, Kenneth B., editor
Thomas, Joseph T., 1972- editor
ISBN 9781317231424 (electronic bk.)
1317231422 (electronic bk.)