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Title Unmanning modernism : gendered re-readings / edited by Elizabeth Jane Harrison and Shirley Peterson.

Imprint Knoxville : University of Tennessee Press, c1997.


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 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  820.9112 Un5    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xv, 196 p. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Millay's big book, or the feminist formalist as modern / Joseph Aimone -- Sun born in a woman : H.D.'s transformation of a masculinist icon in The dancer / Dagny Boebel -- Modernism and maternity : Alice Meynell and the politics of motherhood / Maria Frawley -- Zora Neale Hurston and Mary Hunter Austin's ethnographic fiction : new modernist narratives / Elizabeth Jane Harrison -- Gendering modernism : H.D., imagism, and masculinist aesthetics / Michael Kaufmann -- Is Mary Llewellyn an invert? : the modernist supertext of The well of loneliness / Loralee Macpike -- Hostess and the seamstress : Virginia Woolf's creation of a domestic modernism / Genevieve Sanchis Morgan -- Modernism, single motherhood, and the discourse of women's liberation in Rebecca West's The judge / Shirley Peterson -- Virginia Woolf as modernist foremother in Maureen Duffy's play A nightingale in Bloomsbury Square / Christine W. Sizemore -- Modernist romance? : Lytton Strachey and the women of Bloomsbury / Julie Taddeo -- "I do not participate in liberations" : female dramatic and theatrical modernism in the 1910s and 1920s / Kornelia Tancheva -- Unnatural object of modernist aesthetics : artifice in Woolf's Orlando / Suzanne Young.
Subject English literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Modernism (Literature)
English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.
Feminism and literature.
Sex role in literature.
Women and literature.
Canon (Literature)
Added Author Harrison, Elizabeth Jane, 1960-
Peterson, Shirley, 1950-
ISBN 0870499858

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