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A Feminist Literary Criticism Approach to Representations of Women's Agency in Harry Potter

@inproceedings{MayesElma2003AFL,
  title={A Feminist Literary Criticism Approach to Representations of Women's Agency in Harry Potter},
  author={Ruthann Mayes-Elma},
  year={2003}
}
A FEMINIST LITERARY CRITICISM APPROACH TO REPRESENTATIONS OF WOMEN’S AGENCY IN HARRY POTTER by Ruthann Elizabeth Mayes-Elma The purpose of this study was to deconstruct the representations of women’s agency in the text Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone. This study used critical theory, feminist literary criticism, and critical literacy, as theoretical foundations. A matrix for analyzing agency was created as an analytical tool; this consisted of a 2 X 2 matrix, with dimensions of agency… Expand

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