The Resource Mother puzzles : daughters and mothers in contemporary American literature, edited by Mickey Pearlman

Mother puzzles : daughters and mothers in contemporary American literature, edited by Mickey Pearlman

Label
Mother puzzles : daughters and mothers in contemporary American literature
Title
Mother puzzles
Title remainder
daughters and mothers in contemporary American literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Mickey Pearlman
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PS228.M66
LC item number
M6 1989
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1938-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Pearlman, Mickey
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Mothers and daughters in literature
  • Women and literature
  • American literature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Mères et filles dans la littérature
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Écrits de femmes américains
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • Mothers and daughters in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Letterkunde
  • Amerikaans
  • Moeder-dochter-relaties
  • Vrouwen
  • Mères et filles
  • Mères et filles
  • Femmes et littérature
  • Littérature américaine
  • Femmes
  • Littérature américaine
  • Femmes dans la littérature
  • United States
Label
Mother puzzles : daughters and mothers in contemporary American literature, edited by Mickey Pearlman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction / Mickey Pearlman -- 2. Anna's quotidian love : Sue Miller's The good mother / Roberta White -- 3. Learning to love mother : Candace Flynt's Mother love / Karen Alkalay-Gut -- 4. "A child of anxious, not proud, love" : mother and daughter in Tillie Olsen's "I stand here ironing" / Helen Pike Bauer -- 5. Breaking the silence : Marily French's Her mother's daughter / Mary Rose Sullivan -- 6. Escaping the mirror of sameness : Marilynne Robinson's Housekeeping / Phyllis Lassner -- 7. A mother's story in a daughter's life : Gail Godwin's A Southern family / Kim Lacy Rogers -- 8. The difficult journey home : Mona Simpson's Anywhere but here / Deborah Denenholz Morse -- 9. Secrets left to tell : creativity and continuity in the mother/daughter dyad / Martha M. Vertreace -- 10. The displaced balance : Mary Gordon's Men and angels / Ellen Macleod Mahon -- 11. Mother, daughter, self : Joan Vinge's The snow queen / C.W. Sullivan III -- 12. "I thought you were mine" : Marsha Norman's 'night Mother / Sally Browder -- 13. Jewish mothers' stories : Rosellen Brown's The autobiography of my mother / Dee Seligman -- 14. Powerful and powerless : paradox in Vivian Gornick's Fierce attachments / Pearl David Laufer -- 15. Tasting stars : the tales of Rabbi Nachman in Anne Roiphe's Lovingkindness / Carol McKewin Weaver -- 16. Paralyzed in the present : Susan Fromberg Schaeffer's mothers, or daughters / Katherine K. Gottschalk -- 17. To embrace dead strangers : Toni Morrison's Beloved / Karen E. Fields -- 18. A profusion of women's voices : mothers and daughters redefining the myths / Abby H.P. Werlock -- 19. Nonfiction about mothers and daughters : a selected bibliography / Abby H.P. Werlock
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 203 pages
Isbn
9780313264146
Lccn
89011725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)19739343
Label
Mother puzzles : daughters and mothers in contemporary American literature, edited by Mickey Pearlman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Introduction / Mickey Pearlman -- 2. Anna's quotidian love : Sue Miller's The good mother / Roberta White -- 3. Learning to love mother : Candace Flynt's Mother love / Karen Alkalay-Gut -- 4. "A child of anxious, not proud, love" : mother and daughter in Tillie Olsen's "I stand here ironing" / Helen Pike Bauer -- 5. Breaking the silence : Marily French's Her mother's daughter / Mary Rose Sullivan -- 6. Escaping the mirror of sameness : Marilynne Robinson's Housekeeping / Phyllis Lassner -- 7. A mother's story in a daughter's life : Gail Godwin's A Southern family / Kim Lacy Rogers -- 8. The difficult journey home : Mona Simpson's Anywhere but here / Deborah Denenholz Morse -- 9. Secrets left to tell : creativity and continuity in the mother/daughter dyad / Martha M. Vertreace -- 10. The displaced balance : Mary Gordon's Men and angels / Ellen Macleod Mahon -- 11. Mother, daughter, self : Joan Vinge's The snow queen / C.W. Sullivan III -- 12. "I thought you were mine" : Marsha Norman's 'night Mother / Sally Browder -- 13. Jewish mothers' stories : Rosellen Brown's The autobiography of my mother / Dee Seligman -- 14. Powerful and powerless : paradox in Vivian Gornick's Fierce attachments / Pearl David Laufer -- 15. Tasting stars : the tales of Rabbi Nachman in Anne Roiphe's Lovingkindness / Carol McKewin Weaver -- 16. Paralyzed in the present : Susan Fromberg Schaeffer's mothers, or daughters / Katherine K. Gottschalk -- 17. To embrace dead strangers : Toni Morrison's Beloved / Karen E. Fields -- 18. A profusion of women's voices : mothers and daughters redefining the myths / Abby H.P. Werlock -- 19. Nonfiction about mothers and daughters : a selected bibliography / Abby H.P. Werlock
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
x, 203 pages
Isbn
9780313264146
Lccn
89011725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)19739343

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