Table of contents — Femspec 5.2, Vol 5, Issue 2, 2004

The Abstracts 5.2

EDITORIAL REMARKS:

BATYA WEINBAUM ix

CRITICISM:

REBECCA C. HARRIS, “The Problematics of Reclaiming the Girlish: The Powerpuff Girls and Girl Power1

A SPECIAL CANADIAN SECTION: GIRL POWER
DONNA VARGA AND ROXANNE HARDE, “Editors’ Introduction” 41

ALISON JACQUES, “Lucky Jupiter Meets Your Ruler: Otherwordly Sources of Girl Power in Magazine Horoscopes” 45

VICTORIA ANNE NEWSOM, “Young Females as Super Heroes: Superheroines in the Animated Sailor Moon57

SHARON ROSS, “Dangerous Demons: Fan Responses to Girls’ Power, Girls’ Bodies, and Girls' Beauty in Buffy the Vampire Slayer 82

DOUGLAS THORPE, “Girl Power and the Discourse of Aging: the Example of Ursula K. Le Guin” 101

CREATIVE WORK

JUSTIN SCOTT, “The Truth in Dreams” 121

REVIEWS

SHERYL CURTIS, “Canadian Girl Power: Young Women Save the Day, Happily-Ever-After-Ending Unnecessary” 130

JOE GEARY, “Young Women (and More) in Anime135

K.A. LAITY AND WENDY GOLDBERG, “Japanese Magic: The Girl-Friendly Films of Hayao Miyazaki” 140

MARY BETH LONG, “Growing Up to Be Feminists: Reports on Girl Culture” 143

AMANDA A. PUTNAM, “Reading Scared: Feminists Confronting Future Feminists” 147

M. SEAN SAUNDERS, “Marwen's Web: Living on the Loom of the Mother” 151

VANESSA WARNE, “Eyes Shining and Feet Kicking” 159

CREATIVE WORKS

SHARON BLACK, “Stone Dress” 163

CAROLYN GAGE, “The Rules of the Playground: A One-Act Play” 165

EDVIGE GIUNTA, “Stories of Sicilian Girls” and “Dark Play” 199

LYN LIFSHIN, “Emily Dickinson” 203

ABIGAIL MORRIS, “Girl with the Metal Hair” 204

EMILY SELF, “Language of Paper Dolls” 207

KRISTINE A. SOMERVILLE, “Runners” 209

FILM REVIEW

BATYA WEINBAUM, “Summer with the Ghosts” 210

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