Girlhood Studies in Post-Socialist Times

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Dear Colleague,

We are pleased to announce that the latest issue of Girlhood Studies has been published by Berghahn Journals. This special issue is titled Girlhood Studies in Post-Socialist Times, and the articles collected in this issue represent a broad range of themes and approaches. Please visit the Berghahn website for more information about the journal: www.journals.berghahnbooks.com/ghs

SPECIAL ISSUE: Girlhood Studies in Post-Socialist Times (Volume 8, Issue 1)

Edited by Olga Zdravomyslova and Elena Iarskaia-Smirnova

Editorial: International Collaboration and the Spread of Girlhood Studies, Claudia Mitchell

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Introduction: Girlhood Studies in Post-Socialist Times, Olga Zdravomyslova and Elena Iarskaia-Smirnova

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ARTICLES

Bodies in Transition: Girlhoods in Post-Communist Balkan Cinema, Ana Bento-Ribeiro

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The Construction of Girls’ Femininity through the Ukrainian TV Show The Queen of the Ball
Tetiana Bulakh

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A Proper Dress Length for Little Girls? Soviet Taste, Girls’ Innocence, and Children’s Fashion in Contemporary Russia, Olga Boytsova and Elena Mishanova

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Fictional Girls in Transition during Perestroika, Judith Inggs

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Organizing Girls’ Groups for a Better Future: Local and Global Challenges and Solutions, Yulia Gradskova

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Mapping Motherhood: Girls as Mothers in Contemporary Russia, Nadya Nartova

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Between Us Girls: On Girls’ Interpretations of Sexuality, Elena Omelchenko

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“Fighting Is Not Pretty”: Interpreting the Experience of Self-Defense in Girls’ Fights, Elvira Arif

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