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HIV/AIDS in young adult novels

Melissa Gross

HIV/AIDS in young adult novels

an annotated bibliography

by Melissa Gross

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Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMelissa Gross, Annette Goldsmith, Debi Carruth
ContributionsGoldsmith, Annette Y., Carruth, Debi, 1969-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ1232 .G76 2010, PS374.A39 .G76 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24538331M
ISBN 109780810874435, 9780810874442
LC Control Number2010020714

  When I started working on my young adult novel My Life After Now, which is about a teenage girl who learns she is HIV-positive, the only thing I was thinking about was telling a good story. Okay, I knew I specifically wanted to tackle the subject of HIV/AIDS because not only has teen literature largely skirted the issue, but society as a whole has become somewhat complacent about the virus.   So far, she has published two novels, Control and Catalyst, which both fall into the genre of science fiction, and attract a young adult audience. Her upcoming book A Beautiful Poison strays Author: Gloria Rothenberg.

Using a content analysis approach, the researcher studied messages about HIV/AIDS contained in young adult novels. The researcher found that while there has been an increase in the number of young adult titles that include a character with HIV/AIDS, the total number of titles is still small.   Young adult novels that feature characters living with HIV/AIDS are pretty rare. Young adult novels that feature characters living with HIV/AIDS are mostly in the “precautionary tale” vein, meaning the HIV-positive character is depicted as a pitiable subject who teaches the main character (and reader) about the dangers of sex and/or.

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HIV/AIDS in young adult novels by Melissa Gross Download PDF EPUB FB2

Gross, Goldsmith, and Carruth decided to research how young adult novels deal with HIV/AIDS. Using the following criteria: a main character in the young adult range (eleven to nineteen), at least one character who is either HIV positive or has AIDS, written in English, and published between andthey found ninety-three young adult novels for their study.5/5(1).

X HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Novels Not long after becoming public health concerns in the s, HIV and AIDS were featured in a number of.

4 How Controllable Is HIV/AIDS" 5 Young Adult Novels with HIV/AIDS Content as a Body of Literature Part II Annotated Bibliography, Appendixes. A Young Adult Novels with HIV/AIDS Content Publication by Year B Young Adult Novels in Which HIV/AIDS Is Central to the Story C Young Adult Novels in Which HIV/AIDS Is a Price: $ Get this from a library.

HIV/AIDS in young adult novels: an annotated bibliography. [Melissa Gross; Annette Y Goldsmith; Debi Carruth] -- Not long after becoming public health concerns in the s, HIV and AIDS were featured in a number of works of fiction, though such titles were written primarily for adult readers. Mirroring the.

In HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Novels: An Annotated Bibliography, the authors address this gap by identifying and assessing the full range of young adult novels that include HIV/AIDS content.

This resource is comprised of two major : Scarecrow Press. This book identifies and assesses HIV/AIDS in young adult novels book than 90 young adult novels that include HIV/AIDS content.

Each entry in the bibliography contains an annotation that summarizes the plot and how HIV/AIDS is depicted in the story, an indication of the accuracy of the HIV/AIDS content, a note on how central HIV/AIDS is to the story, and an evaluation of the literary quality of the book.

In HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Novels: An Annotated Bibliography, the authors address this gap by identifying and assessing the full range of young adult novels that include HIV/AIDS content. This resource is comprised of two major parts. New book by Gross: HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Novels Posted by Robert Branciforte on Octo May 7, Dr.

Melissa Gross of the School of Library & Information Studies at The Florida State University has co-written a book, HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Novels: An Annotated Bibliography, with Annette Y.

Goldsmith, Ph.D. and Debi Carruth. Lee "HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Novels An Annotated Bibliography" por Melissa Gross disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Not long after becoming public health concerns in the s, HIV and AIDS were featured in a number of works of fiction, Brand: Scarecrow Press.

In their recent content analysis, HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Novels: An Annotated Bibliography, authors Melissa Gross, Annette Y. Goldsmith, and Debi Carruth provide readers with the first book Author: Thomas Crisp. After spending the last 15 years writing young-adult novels, Julia Alvarez’s back in the adult market with Afterlife, a book about grief, love, Not too long ago, HIV/AIDS was considered a death sentence, and those diagnosed with the disease were stigmatized and ostracized by family and strangers alike.

YA NOVELS AND HIV/AIDS • leaves many story facts related to HIV/AIDS unexplained or unknown [5]. The current study brings this investigation forward by focusing on young adult novels published between and to see if these findings are reflected in more recent novels for young adults.

HIV/AIDS Information and Library Services. Annette Y. Goldsmith is lecturer in the University of Washington Information School.

She is coauthor of HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Novels: An Annotated Bibliography (Scarecrow, ). She has chaired and served on the Association for Library Service to Children Mildred L.

Batchelder : Marilyn Irwin. Since the publication of M.E. Kerr’s Night Kites, the first US young adult novel featuring a character who is HIV positive, HIV/AIDS has been gradually finding a place in young adult literature.

1 Two related content analyses of young adult novels with an HIV positive character describe this body of literature and the picture of the disease. I start the book back in Randy’s time,but take it past when Randy was no longer alive and show how here, at last, were all of these discoveries which were changing the face of HIV/Aids in wealthy countries.

We had the International HIV/Aids Conference in Vancouver in There were some 8, HIV/Aids specialists there. lives by reading young adult novels featuring a character who is HIV positive, but it is not always evident from its book jacket that a book discusses HIV/AIDS.

This US-based study investigates how the jacket reflects the HIV/AIDS content of a novel in which the disease is central to the plot, and what picture of HIV/AIDS the jacket presents. IRIN Tomorrow is World AIDS Awareness Day, and the theme for the next several years is “Getting to zero: zero new HIV infections.

Zero discrimination. Zero AIDS related deaths.” Despite advances in treatment and an increased awareness about transmission of the disease, the statistics related to HIV positive individuals and new infection rates are alarming: million in the United States.

Information Vaccine: Using Graphic Novels as an HIV/AIDS Prevention Resource young men. Eighty percent of 15 to 24 year-olds who are newly diagnosed with HIV/AIDS in South Carolina are African-American (South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control, ).

The rate of reported new HIV/AIDS cases. HIV/AIDS in Young Adult Literature. a (non exhaustive) bibliography Part of the "Cascades" series offering hardback novels to be explored in the classroom, this is the funny and moving account of a boy's quest to save his brother.

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