Perspectives: Local

Vol. 17 No. 1 (2019)

Windows and mirrors: visibility and representation in Australian LGBTQIA+ YA fiction

Submitted
May 31, 2019
Published
May 31, 2019

Abstract

This article, drawing on a panel discussion from the 2018 November SLAV conference, reflects on LGBTQIA+ writing in the current Australian young adult fiction landscape, situated within what has been a strong worldwide movement towards diversity of representation in young adult writing, and explores the ways in which diverse and inclusive collections are of value to young people.

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