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- Cambridge University Press 2016; US$ 88.00 US$ 72.16
Covering a wide range of poets and poems, this volume narrates a compelling history of nineteenth-century American women's poetry. more...
- Lehigh University Press 2016; US$ 74.99
This book presents Austen as a novelist who put her distinctive voice and extraordinary imagination to the service of a question poets and philosophers have asked for millennia: what does it mean for a human being to be free? The study explores Austen?s account of liberty understood as self-governance and suggests interior liberty as the necessary... more...
- Fairleigh Dickinson University Press 2016; US$ 94.99
Annie Chartres Vivanti: Transnational Politics, Identity, and Culture explores the work of British Italian writer Annie Chartres Vivanti (1866-1942). This volume provides a multidisciplinary approach to the study of Vivanti in order to analyze the diverse and complex writing experiences in which she engaged. Essays examine Vivanti?s... more...
- Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 19.95
In this new and accessible book, Italy's best known feminist philosopher examines the moral and political significance of vertical posture in order to rethink subjectivity in terms of inclination. Contesting the classical figure of homo erectus or "upright man," Adriana Cavarero proposes an altruistic, open model of the subject?one who is inclined... more...
- University Press of Florida 2016; US$ 79.95
"Lounsberry is the only scholar to treat Woolf 's diaries for themselves--as works of art, as expressions of her private self, and as testing grounds for her experiments in novel writing."-- Panthea Reid , author of Art and Affection: A Life of Virginia Woolf "Offers a fascinating alternative form of biography. Lounsberry is particularly skillful... more...
- Lexington Books 2016; US$ 79.99
This book demonstrates how the invisibility of women in Gabon has led to the omission of Gabon?s literature from the African canon, and discusses the unique elements of Gabonese women?s writing that show it is worthy of critical recognition. Toman explores the unique contributions Gabonese women writers have made to literature by exploring the works... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 140.00
First published in 1986, the aim of this book is to present some of the changing thinking on popular writing to a wider audience in view of the enormous growth of mass culture after the war, but also to offer a historical perspective on a specific form of popular fiction: the romance. The essays collected here reflect diverse positions and methods... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 140.00
First published in 1987, the essays in this volume focus on questions of gender, property and power in the use of rhetoric and the practice of literary genres, and provide a historicised cultural critique. They analyse the links between rhetoric and property, but also representations of women as unruly, excessive, teleology-breaking figures ? intermeshing... more...
- University of Hawaii Press 2016; US$ 65.00
This exquisite collection of short fiction by Sata Ineko (1904?1998) offers readers a fascinating glimpse into the lives of women rarely dignified in fiction: glamorous café waitresses, feisty communist activists, a tortured novelist, a soldier?s wife, and single women in Japan?s Korean colony. Her delicately penned portraits challenge the tired,... more...
- University of Delaware Press 2016; US$ 74.99
The Deep End is the coming-of-age memoir of Irish author Mary Rose Callaghan. Here Callaghan closely examines her relationship with her mother?which endured through economic hardship, and her mother?s descent into mental illness and alcoholism?in addition to Mary Rose?s own difficult childhood and later triumphs as a writer. more...