Feminism In Literature: A Gale Critical Companion, Volume 5: by Janet Witalec, Jessica Bomarito, Jeffrey W. Hunter

By Janet Witalec, Jessica Bomarito, Jeffrey W. Hunter

Show description

Read Online or Download Feminism In Literature: A Gale Critical Companion, Volume 5: 20th Century, Authors (A-G) PDF

Best feminism books

Introducing Postfeminism

As we arrive on the new millennium, the function of girls in our society remains to be an issue of heated debate. Having deconstructed women's oppression and reclaimed women's tradition, what does the long run carry for postfeminism?

Introducing Postfeminism makes use of textual content and built-in representation to track the impression of French feminist thought on modern gender, politics and tradition. the writer and illustrator describe how postfeminist theories draw from quite a number discourses together with psychoanalysis, poststructuralism, postmodernism and postcolonialism to advance our knowing of the "feminine. "

---
Uploader free up Notes:
Scanned PDF, comprises OCR & bookmarks
---

Feminism: The Essential Historical Writings

Listed below are the basic historic writings of feminism. lots of those works, lengthy out of print or forgotten in what Miriam Schneir describes as a male-dominated literary culture, are eventually introduced out of obscurity and into the sunshine of latest research and feedback. incorporated are greater than 40 decisions, coveting a hundred and fifty years of writings on women's fight for freedom -- from the yank Revolution to the 1st many years of the 20th century.

Bitch, Issue 63: Tough (Summer 2014)

Letter from the HQ

Letters & Comments

Love It/Shove It

The complain List

Rigged procedure: ladies truck drivers are paving their very own manner via a regularly opposed | Roxanna Asgarian

Tough Love: Our complex emotions approximately revolutionary icons | Shafiqah Hudson

Portrait of the Artist as a tender Activist: the 1st woman member of the Black Panther social gathering appears again | Allan Ford

Out of personality: Why the most recent transformation of ask yourself girl has fanatics involved | Stevie St. John

Male name: a talk approximately masculinity and violence with Byron damage and Jackson Katz | Jesse Fruhwirth

Precious Mettle: the parable of the powerful black girl | Tamara Winfrey Harris

Against the Ropes: for ladies boxers, it's a struggle simply to get within the ring | Sarah Brown

Words to reside by way of: Why is it so uncomfortable whilst girls problem conventional melanoma narratives? | Sara Black McCulloch

Mass industry: Latina authors plot a feminist takeover of chick-lit | Aya de León and Sofia Quintero

Out from the Shadows: The turning out to be visibility of household staff onscreen and stale | Sheila Bapat

Everlasting Love: Why Courtney Love nonetheless concerns | Jessica Machado

Adventures in Feministory: Phoolan Devi by means of Donna Choi

A Room of One's Own and Three Guineas

WITH AN creation, PLUS broad NOTES AND REFERENCES by way of HERMIONE LEE

This quantity combines books that have been one of the maximum contributions to feminist literature this century. jointly they shape an excellent assault on sexual inequality. A Room of One's personal, first released in 1929, is a witty, urbane and persuasive argument opposed to the highbrow subjection of ladies, fairly girls writers. The sequel, 3 Guineas, is a passionate polemic which pulls a startling comparability among the tyrannous hypocrisy of the Victorian patriarchal process and the evils of fascism.

Additional info for Feminism In Literature: A Gale Critical Companion, Volume 5: 20th Century, Authors (A-G)

Sample text

Broe, Mary Lynn. From “Bohemia Bumps into Calvin: The Deception of Passivity in Lillian Hellman’s Drama,” in Critical Essays on Lillian Hellman. Edited by Mark W. Estrin. G. K. Hall, 1989. Copyright © 1989 by Mark W. Estrin. All rights reserved. —Brontë, Charlotte. From “Caroline Vernon,” in Legends of Angria: Compiled from The Early Writings of Charlotte Brontë. Edited by Fannie E. Ratchford. Yale University Press, 1933. Copyright © 1933 by Yale University Press. Renewed 1961 by Fannit Ratchford.

Castro, Ginette. From American Feminism: A Contemporary History. Translated by Elizabeth Loverde-Bagwell. New York University Press, 1990. Copyright © Presses de la Foundation Nationale des Sciences Politiques, Paris, 1990. All rights reserved. —Chadwick, Whitney. From xxxiv Women, Art, and Society. Thames and Hudson, 1990. Copyright © 1990 Thames and Hudson Ltd, London. All rights reserved. —Chafe, William H. From “World War II as a Pivotal Experience for American Women,” in Women and War: The Changing Status of American Women from the 1930s to the 1940s.

From an introduction to French Socialism and Sexual Difference: Women and the New Society, 1803-44. St. Martin’s Press, 1992. Copyright © Susan K. Grogan 1992. All rights reserved. —Grössinger, Christa. From Picturing Women in Late Medieval and Renaissance Art. Manchester University Press, 1997. Copyright © Christa Grössinger 1997. —Grubbs, Judith Evans. From Women and the Law in the Roman Empire: A Sourcebook on Marriage, Divorce and Widowhood. Routledge, 2002. —Grundy, Isobel. From “(Re)discovering Women’s Texts,” in Women and Literature in Britain 1700-1800.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.28 of 5 – based on 22 votes