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- Anthem Press 2017; US$ 30.36
There are many factors that contributed to the proliferation of visual codes, metaphors and references to the gaze in womens fiction of the late-eighteenth and early-nineteenth centuries. 'Visuality in the Novels of Austen, Radcliffe, Edgeworth and Burney' argues that the visual details in womens novels published between 1778 and... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 170.00
First published in 1991, this book is the first annotated bibliography of feminist Shakespeare criticism from 1975 to 1988 ? a period that saw a remarkable amount of ground-breaking work. While the primary focus is on feminist studies of Shakespeare, it also includes wide-ranging works on language, desire, role-playing, theatre conventions, marriage,... more...
- University of Alabama Press 2017; US$ 59.95
Charlotte Perkins Gilman and a Woman?s Place in America is a pioneering collection that probes how depictions of space, confinement, and liberation establish both the difficulty and necessity of female empowerment. Turning Victorian notions of propriety and a woman?s place on its ear, this finely crafted essay collection studies Gilman?s writings... more...
- Worth Books 2017; US$ 3.50
So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of The Handmaid?s Tale tells you what you need to know?before or after you read Margaret Atwood?s book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader. This short summary and analysis of The Handmaid?s... more...
- Princeton University Press 2017; US$ 29.95 US$ 27.25
In a bold and sweeping reevaluation of the past two centuries of women's writing, At Home in the World argues that this body of work has been defined less by domestic concerns than by an active engagement with the most pressing issues of public life: from class and religious divisions, slavery, warfare, and labor unrest to democracy, tyranny, globalism,... more...
- NYU Press 2017; US$ 25.50
Outrageous, humorous, inflammatory, Amazonian, intellectual, provocative, controversial, and a discoverer of Feminist word-magic, Mary Daly?s influence on Second Wave feminism was enormous. She burst through constraints to articulate new ways of being female and alive. This comprehensive reader offers a vital introduction to the core of Daly?s work... more...
- Worth Books 2017; US$ 3.50
So much to read, so little time? This brief overview of Americanah tells you what you need to know before or after you read Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie?s book. Crafted and edited with care, Worth Books set the standard for quality and give you the tools you need to be a well-informed reader. This short summary of Americanah by Chimamanda... more...
- Columbia University Press 2017; US$ 34.99
Domesticity gets a bad rap. We associate it with stasis, bourgeois accumulation, banality, and conservative family values. Yet in Extreme Domesticity , Susan Fraiman reminds us that keeping house is just as likely to involve dislocation, economic insecurity, creative improvisation, and queered notions of family. Her book links terms often seen as... more...
- Lexington Books 2016; US$ 89.99
Through the overarching interconnected themes of community boundaries and border crossings, this collection explores issues of diaspora, trans-nationality, cultural hybridity, home, and identity that are central to ethnic women writers. more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95
Even though women have been historically underrepresented in official histories and literary and artistic traditions, their voices and writings can be found in abundance in the many archives of the world where they remain to be uncovered. The present volume seeks to recover women?s voices and actions while studying the mechanisms through which they... more...