Queer Children Literature

Among the queerest literature, both of the modern and the traditional society explores themes deemed unfit to talk about. By any standard, a literature developed for children and on heteronormative scales: sexuality, sex, and gender stands out as a queer topic. Queer literature has responded to the complex and sensitive topic of gender and sexuality. The text And Tango Makes Three by Peter Parnell and Justin Richardson, Peter and Wendy by J. M. Barrie, and Curiouser: On the Queerness of Children by Steven Bruhm and Natasha Hurley are among the controversial and contemporary. The paper examines the sexuality notions held on the 20th and the 21st Century. Despite its controversial nature, children literature is an area of concern in the traditional and contemporary popular culture.

            For centuries, children have been protected by heteronormative culture. Educators, parents, and lawmakers in the society have strongly guarded children content. Children literature was devel...