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 …

Girlhood

The Keyword Essay focusing on “Girlhood,” allows the reader to understand the word from a few different points of view as well as understanding its meaning through history. The essay discusses many meanings to the …

Education

In the Keywords essay on “education,” Elisabeth Gruner discusses how the definition of education has changed over time. From its latin roots, education is the combined actions of “leading forth” and “bringing up,” but one …

GIRLHOOD

Both sources, the “Childhood” essay and the new Netflix series “You” focus on the keyword “childhood” which shows how the definition of childhood can be hard to explain because it changes depending on time, place, …

Girlhood

Jacqueline Reid-Walsh’s piece in Keywords for Children’s Literature attempts to provide clarity to the ambiguous term, “girlhood.” Here, Walsh notes, in addition to the varying ages at which girlhood ends, geography, culture, and race also …