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Bigger, Stephen (2011) Alfred Bestell's Stories of Rupert Bear in Wartime. Followers of Rupert. (Submitted)

Bigger, Stephen (2010) Betwixt and Between: Pubescent Liminality and Contested Places in Fiction for Young People. Barnboken: Journal of Children's Literature Research . pp. 1-10. (Submitted)

Bigger, Stephen (2010) David Severn (David Storr Unwin), Children’s Writer 1919-2010. N/A. (Unpublished)

Bigger, Stephen (2007) Insight: Self Understanding Through Stories of Parallel Worlds. In: Research Focus, 22 May 2007, University of Worcester. (Unpublished)

Bigger, Stephen Letters from the Malcolm Saville Archive. Malcolm Saville Society. (Unpublished)

Bigger, Stephen (2010) Literature For Learning: Can Stories Enhance Children’s Education? Almas , Vol. 11. ISSN 1818-9296

Bigger, Stephen Malcolm Saville Archive of Letters. Malcolm Saville Society. (Unpublished)

Bigger, Stephen (2011) Malcolm Saville's North Yorkshire Stories. Malcolm Saville Society.

Bigger, Stephen Malcolm Saville, Writer for Children: Collected Critical Papers. Malcolm Saville Society Magazine.

Bigger, Stephen (2007) Sea Adventures: Peter Dawlish (James Lennox Kerr), a Writer Amongst Artists. (not published in a journal). (Unpublished)

Bigger, Stephen and Cox, Robyn (2008) Towards Active Citizens : Landscape, Nationalism and Politics in 20th Century British and Australian Children's Literature. In: Landscape and Heritage One Day Conference, 3rd November 2008, University of Worcester. (Unpublished)

Bigger, Stephen and Webb, Jean (2010) Growing Environmental Activists: Developing Environmental Agency and Engagement Through Children’s Fiction. Environmental Education Research , 16 (3 & 4 ). pp. 401-414. ISSN 1469-5871 (electronic) 1350-4622 (paper)

Bingle, Branwen (2011) Images of Teachers in Children's Literature: are there Messages for Initial Teacher Education? In: 47th UKLA International Conference Empowerment through Literacy: Literacy shaping futures, 15-17 July 2011, University of Chester.


Cox, Robyn and Webb, Jean (2010) 'Children's Literature and Its Impact on Improving Writing Skills'. In: Education Conference for Teachers, Courtyard Theatre, Hereford. (Unpublished)


Elkin, Judith (2006) Children as Readers. In: Teaching Children's Fiction. Teaching the New English Series . Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, pp. 152-171. ISBN 1403944954

Elkin, Judith (2007) Story and the Child Reader Today. In: "A Noble Unrest" Contemporary Essays on the Work of George MacDonald. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, pp. 137-149. ISBN 1847181546


Flynn, Kate, E.R. (2013) Constructions of the Fat Child in British Juvenile Fiction (1960-2010). PhD thesis, University of Worcester.


Gilani-Williams, Fawzia and Bigger, Stephen (2011) Muslim Pupils, Children’s Fiction and Personal Understanding. Almas , 12. ISSN 1818-9296 (In Press)


Johnson, Rachel (2008) A Complete Identity: the Image of the Hero in the Work of G. A. Henty (1832–1902) and George MacDonald (1824–1905). PhD thesis, Coventry University in association with the University of Worcester .

Johnson, Rachel (2008) Goblinization: a Reading of the Colonial Subject and Degeneration in The Princess and the Goblin (1872) and The Princess and Curdie (1883) by George MacDonald (1824-1905). In: 2008 Frances White Ewbank Colloquium on C.S. Lewis & Friends, Thursday May 29th to Sunday June 1st, Taylor University, Upland, Indiana. (Unpublished)

Johnson, Rachel (2009) 'The History of Heroes is the History of Youth': The Construct of the Youthful Hero in the work of G.A. Henty and George MacDonald. The Journal of Children's Literature Studies, Volume 6 (Issue 3). ISSN 1743-0526

Johnson, Rachel (2009) Is Beric a Briton?: the Representation of Cultural Identity in G.A. Henty’s Beric the Briton (1893) and Rosemary Sutcliff’s The Outcast (1955). In: Past Continuous: Historical Fiction for Children, Newcastle University. , October 2009, Newcastle University. (In Press)

Johnson, Rachel (2006) The Past and Future Hero: the Henty Boy in the Twenty-First Century? The Henty Society Bulletin.

Johnson, Rachel (2008) Personal and Political Identity and Disguise in The Tiger of Mysore by G.A. Henty (1832-1902). In: Children’s Literature Association India Conference, January 2008, Mangalore, India. (Unpublished)

Johnson, Rachel (2006) Ranald Bannerman: the Hero as ‘Real’ Boy. In: Norchilnet August 2006, August 2006, University of Worcester. (Unpublished)

Johnson, Rachel (2007) Re-creating England: the Settler and His Homecoming in the Work of G.A. Henty 1832-1902. Worcester Papers in English and Cultural Studies. pp. 1-16.

Johnson, Rachel (2006) Recombination: Narrative and Genre in George MacDonald’s A Rough Shaking. In: ChLA Conference, June 8 - 10 2006, Manhattan Beach, CA. . (Unpublished)

Johnson, Rachel (2007) "A Sort of Fairy Tale": Narrative and Genre in George MacDonald's Little Daylight. In: "A Noble Unrest" Contemporary Essays on the Work of George MacDonald. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, pp. 33-43. ISBN 1847181546


Levene, Alysa and Webb, Jean (2011) ‘More Like Dogs Dozing Upon a Warm Hearthstone than Like Children’: Nnineteenth-century Perceptions of Children’s Work and Health in Literature and Legislature’. In: ‘Child Labour in the Past: Children as economic contributors and consumers’ conference of The Society for the Study of Childhood in the Past, , September 2011, McDonald Institute for Archaeological Research, University of Cambridge.. (Unpublished)

Levene, Alysa and Webb, Jean (2011) 'Nothing Wrong With Us Brits! the Repression of Mental Health Problems in English Texts Post WW2: an interdisciplinary approach.'. In: IRSCL Bi-annual conference., August 16th, 2011, Brisbane, Australia. (Unpublished)

Levene, Alysa and Webb, Jean 'Overwork, Leisure and Health in Literature and Legislature in the Mid-nineteenth Century'. In: Child Health and Welfare in History invited symposium, November, 2011, St John’s Research Centre, Oxford.. (Unpublished)


Mielke, Tammy (2006) Literary Constructs of African American Childhood in the 1930's in American Children's Literature. PhD thesis, University of Worcester in association with Coventry University.

Mills, Colin and Webb, Jean (2004) Selecting Books for Younger Readers. In: International Companion Encyclopedia of Children’s Literature 2nd edition. Routledge. ISBN 0415290538


Webb, Jean (2009) A.A. Milne’s Poetic World of Childhood in When We Were Very Young and Now We Are Six. In: British Library/Homerton Cambridge Poetry and Childhood , March 2009, British Library, London. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2007) Aesthetic Hegemony: Western Scholars and Native American Culture. In: IBBY/MA Roehampton, November, 2007, National Centre for Research in Children's Literature, University of Roehampton. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (1997) The Anxiety Of The Real: A Reading Of Charles Kingsley’s Water Babies’. British Association of Lecturers in Children's Literature Bulletin .

Webb, Jean (2007) 'Before the Mounties Arrived….’ perspectives on Canada - Stories by Sir Charles D. Roberts and R.M. Ballantyne. In: Henty Society Conference.

Webb, Jean (2006) Beyond the Knowing: The Frontier of the Real and the Imaginary in David Almond’s Skellig and The Fire-Eaters. In: Towards or Back to Human Values. Spiritual and Moral Dimensions of Contemporary Fantasy. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne, pp. 242-252. ISBN 9781904363732

Webb, Jean (2011) ‘The Book Thief: Reading as Protection and Enlightenment. In: ‘Reading Fictions: How representations of books and readers in children’s literature reflect perceptions of the power and purpose of literacy.’ , University of Glasgow. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2009) ‘The Changing Employment of the Greek and Roman Classics in Children's Literature, 1856-2012.’. In: ‘Asterisks & obelisks.’ , July 2009, Dept. of Classics, University of Wales, Lampeter.. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2007) ‘Chicken or eggs-over-easy?: a Discussion of Catherine Forde’s Fat Boy Slim'. In: American Popular Culture Association and the Popular Culture Assoc Conference, April 2007, Boston, USA. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2009) ‘Children’s Literature in England; the Contemporary Position.’. In: The Minimondi Festival of Children's Literature, May 2009, Palermo, Sicily. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2002) Children’s Literature: The State of the Art. In: Children’s Literature in English at the Turn of the Millennium ; Selected papers and workshops from the First and Second International Biennial Conferences on Children's Literature in English, University of Hradec Kralove 27-29 January 1999 and 24-26 Ja. The British Council, Gaudeamus, Hradec Kralové, pp. 9-20. ISBN 8070419407

Webb, Jean (1996) Cinders and Tom on the Town Literary Theory & Children's Literature.’. In: A Coming of Age? Researching Children’s Literature , March 1995, La Sainte Union College, Southampton. .

Webb, Jean (2002) ‘Conceptualising Childhood: Robert Louis Stevenson’s A Child’s Garden of Verses’. In: Australian Children’s Literature Research Association Conference, June 2002, Brisbane, Australia. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2005) The Construction Of ‘Englishness’ In The Work Of Michael Morpurgo, Children’s Laureate For The UK, 2003-2005. INIS : The Magazine of Children's Books Ireland, Winter.

Webb, Jean (2011) ‘The Construction of the Obese Child in Children’s Literature.’. In: Invited Seminar series at The Cambridge/Homerton Research and Teaching Centre for Children’s Literature., November, 2011, Institute of Education, Homerton, University of Cambridge. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2005) The Construction of ‘Englishness’ in the Work of Michael Morpurgo, Children’s Laureate for the UK, 2003-2005.’. In: International Research Society for Children's Literature, August 2005, Trinity College, Dublin, Eire. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2002) ‘Contemporary Writing and Culture in the UK’. In: Catholic Teacher’s Association, June 2002, Brisbane, Australia. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2013) ‘Cooking up a Good Story’. In: 21st biennial conference of the International Research Society for Children’s Literature on Children’s Literature and Media Cultures, August 10th-14th 2013, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Maastricht University, The Netherlands. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2013) ‘Disaster To…..?’: Sustainability in English Children’s Literature: 1911-2013’. In: Sustainability. Research Focus Conference, Institute of Science and the Environment, University of Worcester, May 10th, 2013, University of Worcester. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2008) A Discussion of the Contemporary Relevance of Michelle Paver’s Series Chronicles of Ancient Darkness. In: Children's Literature Association Annual Conference, June, 2008, Illinois State University, Illinois, USA. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2009) ‘Fat or Thin? A Discussion of Cultural Perceptions of Body Size in Fatty Rati and The Fattening Hut.’. In: ‘The Best of Three’; Children’s Literature Association 36th Annual Conference. , June 2009, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2000) ‘Genre, Culture and Politics in African American Writing for Children’. In: Research seminar series, March 2000, Cardinal Newman College, Birmingham. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2011) Invited Lecture Series on Aspects of Children’s Literature. In: invited lectures , April 2011, University of Plovdiv, Bulgaria. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2008) Is Our Future Set in Stone? A Discussion of Michelle Paver’s Chronicles of Ancient Darkness. In: IBBY/MA conference Roehampton, November 2008 , National Centre for Research in Children's Literature University of Roehampton. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2009) ‘Is Our Future Set in Stone? A Discussion of Michelle Paver’s Chronicles of Ancient Darkness.’. In: Deep Into Nature: Ecology, Environment and Children’s Literature. Pied Piper Press, Lichfield, pp. 258-267. ISBN 978 0 9552106 9

Webb, Jean (2007) "A Noble Unrest”: Contemporary Essays on the Work of George MacDonald. Jean Webb (Editor). Cambridge Scholars Publishing,, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. ISBN 1847181546

Webb, Jean (2004) Nyt syn på romantikken i Philip Pullmans trilogi His Dark Materials” (Re-visioning Romanticism in Philip Pullman’s Trilogy: His Dark Materials). Nedslag i børnelitteraturforskningen 5 ( New Research into Children's Literature 5), 5. pp. 135-155.

Webb, Jean Out of the Mouths of Babes... the Construction of Irishness in Charles Kingsley’s The Water Babies’. In: To the Other Shore conference on the notions of Irishness, La Sainte Union, Southampton. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2003) ‘Out of this World’: Fantasy, Fairy tale, Subjectivity and Projection of the Future in 19th and 20th Century Fantasy Texts for Children. In: International Research Society for Children's Literature, August 2003, Agder University, Kristiansand, Norway. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2005) ‘A Panorama of Pirates, Performance and Parenting'. In: International Research Society for Children's Literature, August 2005, University of Winnipeg, Canada. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2013) 'Picture Books and Multiple Readings: When We Lived in Uncle’s Hat by Peter Stamm and Juta Bauer.'. In: Picturebooks: Beyond the Borders of Art, Narrative and Culture. Routledge, Abingdon, pp. 84-95. ISBN ISBN 978-0-415-81418-8

Webb, Jean (2009) Planning and Developing Research at PhD Level in Children’s Literature. In: Belfast PhD Research network in children’s literature., May 2009, Queen's University, Belfast.. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2008) Politics and Children’s Literature. In: Children’s Literature Association India, January 2008, Mangalore, India. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2009) Politics and Landscape in Children's Literature. In: Invited keynote seminar series , November, 2009, University of Malmo, Sweden. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2006) Re-visioning Romanticism in Philip Pullman’s Trilogy His Dark Materials. BookBird Lithuania, Winter.

Webb, Jean (2007) ‘Re-writing the Heroic Map: a Discussion of Robert Louis Stevenson’s Problematisation of the Nineteenth Century Hero and Cultural Otherness.’. In: International Research Society for Children's Literature Congress, August 2007, Kyoto Japan. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2007) ‘The Real and the Child-like: Generation and Philosophy in Tove Jansson’s The Summer Book’. In: A Celebration of Tove Jansson, March 2007, Oxford University. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2007) Realism, Fantasy and a Critique of Nineteenth Century Society in George MacDonald's At the Back of the North Wind. In: "A Noble Unrest" Contemporary Essays on the Work of George MacDonald. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, pp. 17-32. ISBN 1847181546

Webb, Jean (2007) Realism, Fantasy and a Critique of Nineteenth Century Society in George MacDonald’s At the Back of the North Wind, 1871.’. In: C.S. Lewis Society, , June 2006, Taylor University, Indiana, USA.

Webb, Jean (2006) ‘Reconstruction of the Family in the Work of Jacqueline Wilson’. In: Children's Literature Association Annual Conference, June 2006, Manhattan Beach, LA, USA. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (1998) ‘The Recurrent Image of Eden in English Children’s Literature. In: British Comparative Literature Association Conference, June 1998, University of Lancaster. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2004) Reflection and Direction: Research and Children’s Literature. CREArTA, Journal of the Centre for Research and Education in the Arts. ISSN 1448 5373

Webb, Jean (2011) ‘Shadow of Asylum: Refuge Under Siege’. In: ‘Change and Insurrection in Children’s Literature’ ChLA Annual Conference, , June 23rd-25th, 2011, Roanoke Virginia. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2008) ‘Spirit Walking Across the Landscape’: a Discussion of Landscape and the Environment in Michelle Paver’s Series Chronicles of Ancient Darkness. In: University of Worcester Research Focus Landscape and the Environment, 2008, University of Worcester. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2009) ‘States of being in Howl’s Moving Castle and the Time of the Ghost by Diana Wynne Jones.’. In: Diana Wynne Jones Conference, July 2009, University of the West of England, Bristol. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2007) Swash-Buckler With a Re-Fashioned Sword? The Model of the Hero in Contemporary Adventure Stories. In: Children's Literature: Some Marxist Perspectives. University of Hertfordshire Press. ISBN 1902806654

Webb, Jean (2007) ‘Swash-buckler with a Re-fashioned Sword? The Model of the Hero in Contemporary Adventure Stories. In: Marxism and Children’s Literature, September 2006, University of Hertfordshire.

Webb, Jean (2011) 'System to Question to Challenge: the Fictional Construction of Adolescence in Kipling’s Kim, Chambers’ Dance on My Grave and Hartnett’s Sleeping Dogs. In: The Emergent Adult: Adolescent Literature and Culture Conference. , September, 2011, The Cambridge/Homerton Research and Teaching Centre for Children’s Literature, University of Cambridge.. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2000) Text Culture And Post-Colonial Children’s Literature: A Comparative Perspective. In: Voices of the Other ; Children's Literature and the Postcolonial Context. Children's Literature and Culture (10). Garland, New York, pp. 71-88. ISBN 081533284X

Webb, Jean (2000) Text Culture and National Identity in Children’s Literature: International Seminar on Children's Literature, Pure and Applied, University of Worcester, England June 14-19, 1999. Jean Webb (Editor). NORDINFO publications: 44 . NORDINFO, Helsinki. ISBN 9525204065

Webb, Jean (2000) ‘Voices of Anti-imperialism in Fiction for Children’. In: Seminar series, Centre for International Research in Children's Literature, October 2000, University of Reading. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2008) Voracious Appetites: the Construction of 'Fatness' in Children's Literature. In: Critical Approaches to Food in Children's Literature. Children's literature and culture; 59 . Routledge, London, pp. 105-121. ISBN 0415963664

Webb, Jean (2007) ‘Voracious Appetites: the Construction of 'Fatness' in Children's Literature.’. In: Children's Literature Association Annual conference , June 2007, Virginia, USA. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2003) Walking Into the Sky: Englishness, Heroism and Cultural Identity: a 19th and 20th Century Perspective. In: Children’s Literature and the Fin-de-Siecle. Contributions to the Study of World Literature (13). Praeger, Westport, CT, pp. 51-56. ISBN 0313321207

Webb, Jean (2013) What Do We Tell The Children? Critical Essays On Children’s Literature edited by Ciara Ní Bhroin And Patricia Kennon. Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2012 (Book Review). Other. INIS Irish Children's Book Magazine.

Webb, Jean (2009) When We Lived in Uncle’s Hat: a Discussion of a Surreal Construction of Identity and Family.’. In: New Impulses In Picturebook Research. ‘Beyond Borders: Art, narrative and culture in picturebooks’, September 2009, University of Glasgow. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2009) ‘Winds of Change Whistling Through the Willows: a Discussion of the Changing Perceptions of the Relationship Constructed with the Environment in English Children’s Literature: 1908-2008.’. In: ‘Children’s Literature and Cultural Diversity’, 19th Biennal Congress of the International Research Society for Children’s Literature, August 2009, Institut fur Jugendbuchforschung, Johann Wolfgang Goethe-Universitat, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. . (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean (2006) ‘Writing History and Children’s Literature’. In: ‘Writing History and Children’s Literature’, Autumn 2006, Danish National Centre for Research in Children's Literature, Copenhagen. (Unpublished)

Webb, Jean and Thacker, Deborah (2002) Introducing Children's Literature: from Romanticism to Postmodernism. Routledge, London. ISBN 0415204119

Webb, Jean (2013) Challenging Teenage and Young Adult Reading in the UK: The Novels of Philip Reeve. ‘Children’s literature: reflections, analysis and testimonies’ Tema Y Variaciones De Literatura No.41 (Topics and variations in literature volume 41) , 41. ISSN 1405-9959.

Webb, Jean (2013) Childhood Three Ways: Constructions of Childhood Through Food in Children’s Literature. In: IBBY/NCRCL, University of Roehampton Annual Conference. ‘Food and Children’s Literature’., November 9th, 2013, University of Roehampton. (In Press)

Webb, Jean (2013) History, National Identity and the Environment in Contemporary English Fiction for Children. Childhood in Britain (93). pp. 54-59. ISSN Online: 0171 1695

Webb, Jean (2013) Reading as Protection and Enlightenment in Marcus Zusak’s The Book Thief. In: Reading Fictions, October 11th, 2013, University of Glasgow. (In Press)

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