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ERIC Number: EJ589257
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0882-2840
Gender Representation in Poetry for Young Adults.
Johnson, Angela Beumer; McClanahan, Lauren G.; Mertz, Maia Pank
ALAN Review, v26 n3 p39-44 Spr 1999
Considers how poetry for adolescents depicts female and male roles and examines portrayals of gender in young adult poetry. Finds volumes that both upheld and challenged traditional gender roles. Discusses five anthologies that provide a balance of poetry considered rich and some anthologies challenged for their assumptions regarding gender roles. (SC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Language: English
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