Other Posts Tagged Harry Potter

Dissertation Extract: ‘Reading Identity in Young Adult Fiction’

Whilst studying at Anglia Ruskin, Laurida Harrington-Poireau wrote her dissertation, entitled ‘Reading Identity: feminine representation and societal power in young adult fiction publishing (2006-2013)‘ which focused on Young Adult fiction and the importance of character representation in literature. ‘Literacy is never disconnected from identity’ – (Williams, 2003) When I was a member of the Anglia Ruskin




Should J.K. Rowling Stop Writing?

Lynn Shepherd, a novelist and copywriter has recently written an article for The Huffington Post stating her belief that J.K. Rowling should stop writing adult fiction and instead concentrate her efforts on the Young Adult market where she has been so successful. Who is Lynn Shepherd? Your first question may be, as it was mine,