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Author Pitchford, Nicola.

Title Tactical readings : feminist postmodernism in the novels of Kathy Acker and Angela Carter / Nicola Pitchford.

Imprint Lewisburg [Pa.] : Bucknell University Press ; London ; Cranbury, NJ : Associated University Presses, c2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.54 Ac57Dp 2002    ---  Available
Description 223 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-217) and index.
Contents Introduction -- 1. A Politicized postmodernism : feminist reading tactics -- 2. Kathy Acker's unreasonable texts -- Angela Carter's war of real dreams -- 4. Reading feminism's pornography conflict -- Epilogue: Readers, disciplinarity, and social practices.
Subject Acker, Kathy, 1948-1997 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Women and literature -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century.
Carter, Angela, 1940-1992 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Feminist fiction, American -- History and criticism.
Feminist fiction, English -- History and criticism.
Postmodernism (Literature) -- English-speaking countries.
Feminism and literature -- English-speaking countries.
ISBN 0838754872 (alk. paper)

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