Foundational Monographs (2010-Present)

Bernstein, Robin. Racial Innocence: Performing American Childhood from Slavery to Civil Rights. New York University Press, 2011.
Pearson, Susan J. The Rights of the Defenseless: Protecting Animals and Children in Gilded Age America. University of Chicago Press, 2011.
Robinson, Thomas A., and Lanette R. Ruff. Out of the Mouths of Babes: Girl Evangelists in the Flapper Era. Oxford University Press, 2011.
Sanders, Joe Sutliff. Disciplining Girls: Understanding the Origins of the Classic Orphan Girl Story. Johns Hopkins University Press, 2011.
Singley, Carol J. Adopting America: Childhood, Kinship, and National Identity in Literature. Oxford University Press, 2011.