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Author Cousineau, Diane, 1946-

Title Letters and labyrinths : women writing/cultural codes / Diane Cousineau.

Imprint Newark, Del. : University of Delaware Press ; Cranbury, N.J. : Associated University Presses, c1997.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  820.99287 C836l    ---  Available
Description 231 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliography (p. 220-227) and index.
Contents Letters and the post office : epistolary exchange in Jane Austen's Emma -- Towers in the distance : Virginia Woolf's To the lighthouse -- Reflecting surfaces : mirrors and autobiography ; Life-writing, the body, and the mirror gaze : Virginia Woolf's "A sketch of the past" ; Is there life beyond the looking glass? : Vivian Gornick's Fierce attachments ; Autobiography : innocent pose or naturalistic lie? : Jamaica Kincaid's Annie John -- The image and the word, history and memory in the photographic age : Marguerite Duras's The lover -- Labyrinths and spiderwebs : Leslie Marmon Silko's Ceremony.
Subject Duras, Marguerite. Amant.
English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Women and literature -- England -- History.
Authorship -- Sex differences.
Letters in literature.
Memory in literature.
ISBN 087413627X (alk. paper)

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