Michele Byers

Coord Women's Studies
Faculty of Arts
Sociology and Criminology

Faculty Member Information

Scholarly Contributions

Book Reviews

by Edited, Byers Michele. (2003)"Review of Turbo Chicks: Talking Young Feminism", RFR/DFR n/a, n/a

Book

Byers Michele. (Winter - 2004)
Byers Michele. ""Waiting at the Gate: The New, Postmodern Promised Land". In uburban Sprawl: Culture, Ecology, Politics. Edited by Hugh Bartling and Matt Lindstrom" (Winter - 2003)
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Journal Articles

Byers Michele. "Material Bodies and Performative Identities: Mona, Neil, and the Promised Land", Philip Roth Studies NA (Winter - 2006), 102-120
Byers M., Kreiger R. "Beyond Binaries and Condemnation: Opening New Theoretical Spaces in Jewish Television Studies", Culture, Theory and Critique 42(2) (Winter - 2005), 131-145
Byers M. "Cultural Studies Research Group", The Times 34(3), December (Winter - 2003), NA
Byers Michele. "Scenes from the Frontier of the Material World: Television Images of Sexuality and Youth", Studies in Popular Culture Vol. 25, No. 1 (Winter - 2002), n/a
Byers Michele. ""Scenes from the Frontier of the Material World: Television Images of Sexuality and Youth"", Multicultural Studies in American Television. Edited by Jon Panish and Charles Krinsky n/a (Winter - 2002), n/a
Byers Michele. "Gender/Sexuality/Desire: Subversion of Difference and Construction of Loss in the Adolescent Drama of My So-Called Life", Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society Vol. 23, No. 3 (Winter - 1998), 711-734

Presentation

Byers Michele, Crocker Diane. "Plagiarism", Dalhousie Conference on Teaching and Learning (Spring - 2003)
Byers Michele. "Girl Power, Degrassi and the Third Wave", Canadian Women's Studies Association. Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities (Spring - 2003)
Byers Michele. "Canadianizing Canada in the age of Globalization", Canadian Cultural Studies Association. Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities (Spring - 2003)
Byers Michele. "Searching for Jewish-Canadian-ness in Television and the Mass", Association of Canadian Jewish Studies. Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities (Spring - 2003)
Byers Michele. "The Land of Oz: Crime in Popular Culture", Canadian Sociology and Anthropology Association. Congress of the Social Sciences and Humanities (Spring - 2003)
Byers Michele. "Who Are we Teaching?", Dalhousie Conference on University Teaching and Learning (Spring - 2002)
Byers Michele. "Girls into Feminists: The Possibilities of Television Discourse", C.S.A.A. Congress (Spring - 2002)
Byers Michele. "Brandon Teena as Cultural Icon", American Studies Association / Popular Culture Association (Winter - 2002)
Byers Michele. "Diversity and Popular Culture: The Case of Degrassi (Junior) High", Ethnicizing the Nation. Sixteenth Biennial Conference of the Canadian Ethnic Studies Association (Fall - 2001)
Byers Michele. "What Boys and Girls Should Know: Youth, Sexuality and the Media Text", Canadian Sex Research Forum (Fall - 2001)
Byers Michele. "In & Out: Gated Communities in the Age of Mediated Postmodernism and Virtual Reality", Culture, Difference, Inequality. Canadian Anthropology Society (Spring - 2001)
Byers Michele. "Is the Classroom Safe?", Dalhousie Conference on University Teaching and Learning (Spring - 2001)
Byers Michele. "Interdisciplinarity at the Limit: Sociology and Equity Studies meets Performance", Rethinking Sociology and Equity Studies: Challenges of the New Millennium, Graduate Student Research Conference, Ontario Institute for Studies in Education (Winter - 2000)

Editorial Work

Byers M. (Ed.) (2005) Growing Up Degrassi: Television, Identity and Youth Cultures. Toronto, ON: Sumach Press

Other Publications

Byers M. "Not just a Princess: Beyond the JAP in Jewish Girlhood" (Winter - 2004)