Karen Coats

List of John Benjamins publications for which Karen Coats plays a role.

Book series


Subjects Cognition and language | Theoretical literature & literary studies


Coats, Karen 2023 Afterword: New materialist insights for the text-based scholarChildren's Cultures after Childhood, Deszcz-Tryhubczak, Justyna and Macarena García-González (eds.), pp. 201–217 | Chapter
This chapter presents the critical and sometimes polemic misgivings a desk-based scholar might have about applying new materialist and posthumanist theories to the study of children’s literature and culture. Reflections on personal stories, a recent school shooting, and two picturebooks raise… read more
Coats, Karen and Gretchen Papazian 2023 IntroductionEmotion in Texts for Children and Young Adults: Moving stories, Coats, Karen and Gretchen Papazian (eds.), pp. 1–17 | Chapter