Keyword: Domestic

The word “domestic” defined in the Keywords for Children’s Literature by Claudia Nelson implies the closeness of an individual, specifically females, to the home. Domestic work relates to many tasks in the home, such as …

Keyword: America

One word defined in Keywords for Children’s Literature by Philip Nel and Lissa Paul is “America”. This word is described by the shared values among US citizens, such as freedom, bravery, liberty, and democracy, and …

Girlhood

https://www.skatekitchenfilm.com/trailer/ In “Meet Kirsten” and “Kirsten Learns a Lesson,” the idea of Reid-Walsh’s “Girlhood” is represented by female friendships and the role of a girl within a household within a patriarchal society, while in the …

13 Reasons Why NOT

13 Reasons Why is a popular television show depicting a teenager dealing with the bullying and criticism that defines high school and eventually her suicide.  The show portrays a typical teenager with a normal family …

Gender, Today

  Identity is a reoccurring theme in society today. One cannot simply scroll through their social media outlets without viewing a post or comments on the topics of gender, sex, and identity. In New York …