The Resource Anxious power : reading, writing, and ambivalence in narrative by women, edited by Carol J. Singley and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney

Anxious power : reading, writing, and ambivalence in narrative by women, edited by Carol J. Singley and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney

Label
Anxious power : reading, writing, and ambivalence in narrative by women
Title
Anxious power
Title remainder
reading, writing, and ambivalence in narrative by women
Statement of responsibility
edited by Carol J. Singley and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS152
LC item number
.A59 1993
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1951-
  • 1958-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Singley, Carol J.
  • Sweeney, Susan Elizabeth
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kingston, Maxine Hong
  • Cisneros, Sandra
  • Cisneros, Sandra
  • Kingston, Maxine Hong
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • French literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Authorship
  • Feminist literary criticism
  • Ambivalence in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Anxiety in literature
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Ambivalence in literature
  • American literature
  • Anxiety in literature
  • Authorship
  • English literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Feminist literary criticism
  • French literature
  • Narration (Rhetoric)
  • Sex role in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • English-speaking countries
  • France
Label
Anxious power : reading, writing, and ambivalence in narrative by women, edited by Carol J. Singley and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Female language, body, and self / Carol J. Singley -- Formal strategies in a female narrative tradition : the case of Swann : a mystery / Susan Elizabeth Sweeney -- Christine Antygrafe : authorial ambivalence in the works of Christine de Pizan / Christine Moneera Laennec -- Our bodies/our texts? : Renaissance women and the trials of authorship / Wendy Wall -- A politics of disguise : Marie-Catherine d'Aulnoy's "Belle-etoile" and the narrative structure of ambivalence / Patricia Hannon -- Galesia, Jane Parker, and a coming to authorship / Kathryn R. King -- The word as battleground in Jane Austen's Persuasion / Julia Giordano -- "This altogather precious tho wholy worthless book" : the diary of Mary Guion, 1800-1852 / Martha Tomhave Blauvelt -- Power and resistance in Harriet Jacobs' Incidents in the life of a slave girl / Debra Humphreys -- Mirroring the mother-text : histories of seduction in the American domestic novel / Elizabeth L. Barnes -- Charlotte Brontë and desire (to write) : pleasure and prohibition / Patricia E. Johnson
  • Sarah Grand's The Beth book : the new woman and the ideology of the romance ending / Terri Doughty -- Forbidden reading and ghostly writing in Edith Wharton's "Pomegranate seed" / Carol J. Singley, Susan Elizabeth Sweeney -- Willa Cather and the fiction of female development / Judith Fetterley -- "How do we [not] become these people who victimize us?" : anxious authorship in the early fiction of Joyce Carol Oates / Brenda O. Daly -- Receiving the other : the feminine economy of Clarice Lispector's The hour of the star / Deborah J. Archer -- "What there was before language" : preliteracy in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon / Deborah L. Clarke -- Literary tricksterism : Maxine Hong Kingston's The woman warrior : memoirs of a girlhood among ghosts / Bonnie TuSmith -- Different voices : the re-bildung of the barrio in Sandra Cisneros' The house on Mango Street / Leslie S. Gutiérrez-Jones -- Ambiguous benefits : reading and writing in feminist metafiction / Gayle Greene -- Letters from nowhere : Fanny Howe's Forty whacks and feminine identity / Johnny Payne
  • Scripted, conscripted, and circumscribed : body language in Margaret Atwood's The handmaid's tale / Sheila C. Conboy -- Discourse as power : renouncing denial / Diane P. Freedman
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 400 pages
Isbn
9780791413906
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
92011504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25509304
  • (OCoLC)ocm25509304
Label
Anxious power : reading, writing, and ambivalence in narrative by women, edited by Carol J. Singley and Susan Elizabeth Sweeney
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Female language, body, and self / Carol J. Singley -- Formal strategies in a female narrative tradition : the case of Swann : a mystery / Susan Elizabeth Sweeney -- Christine Antygrafe : authorial ambivalence in the works of Christine de Pizan / Christine Moneera Laennec -- Our bodies/our texts? : Renaissance women and the trials of authorship / Wendy Wall -- A politics of disguise : Marie-Catherine d'Aulnoy's "Belle-etoile" and the narrative structure of ambivalence / Patricia Hannon -- Galesia, Jane Parker, and a coming to authorship / Kathryn R. King -- The word as battleground in Jane Austen's Persuasion / Julia Giordano -- "This altogather precious tho wholy worthless book" : the diary of Mary Guion, 1800-1852 / Martha Tomhave Blauvelt -- Power and resistance in Harriet Jacobs' Incidents in the life of a slave girl / Debra Humphreys -- Mirroring the mother-text : histories of seduction in the American domestic novel / Elizabeth L. Barnes -- Charlotte Brontë and desire (to write) : pleasure and prohibition / Patricia E. Johnson
  • Sarah Grand's The Beth book : the new woman and the ideology of the romance ending / Terri Doughty -- Forbidden reading and ghostly writing in Edith Wharton's "Pomegranate seed" / Carol J. Singley, Susan Elizabeth Sweeney -- Willa Cather and the fiction of female development / Judith Fetterley -- "How do we [not] become these people who victimize us?" : anxious authorship in the early fiction of Joyce Carol Oates / Brenda O. Daly -- Receiving the other : the feminine economy of Clarice Lispector's The hour of the star / Deborah J. Archer -- "What there was before language" : preliteracy in Toni Morrison's Song of Solomon / Deborah L. Clarke -- Literary tricksterism : Maxine Hong Kingston's The woman warrior : memoirs of a girlhood among ghosts / Bonnie TuSmith -- Different voices : the re-bildung of the barrio in Sandra Cisneros' The house on Mango Street / Leslie S. Gutiérrez-Jones -- Ambiguous benefits : reading and writing in feminist metafiction / Gayle Greene -- Letters from nowhere : Fanny Howe's Forty whacks and feminine identity / Johnny Payne
  • Scripted, conscripted, and circumscribed : body language in Margaret Atwood's The handmaid's tale / Sheila C. Conboy -- Discourse as power : renouncing denial / Diane P. Freedman
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxvi, 400 pages
Isbn
9780791413906
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
92011504
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)25509304
  • (OCoLC)ocm25509304

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