Dr Elizabeth Marshall is an associate professor in the Faculty of Education at Simon Fraser University, Vancouver, Canada. Her research interests include children’s and young adult literature, memoir, feminist literary theories, and popular culture. Her work critically examines representations of childhood and adolescence within texts produced for, marketed to, and/or consumed by youth. Elizabeth has published articles on Little Red Riding Hood, Nancy Drew, American Girl, Shrek, and coming-of-age memoirs, including Girl, Interrupted, The Kiss, and Stitches. She is the co-editor (with Özlem Sensoy) of Rethinking Popular Culture and Media (2016), and her book Graphic Girlhoods: Visualizing Education and Violence is forthcoming from Routledge (2018).