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Title Women's experience of modernity, 1875-1945 / edited by Ann L. Ardis and Leslie W. Lewis
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2003
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Contents Introduction / Ann L. Ardis -- PART I. Negotiating the literary marketplace -- Writing a public self: Alice Meynell's "Unstable equilibrium" / Talia Schaffer -- Towards a new "colored" consciousness: biracial identity in Pauline Hopkin's fiction / Leslie W. Lewis -- Authority of experience: Jane Addams and Hull-house / Francesca Sawaya -- "This other Eden": homoeroticism and the Great War in the early poetry of H.D. and Radclyffe Hall / Claire Buck -- Heir unapparent: Opal Whitely and the female as child in America / Deborah Garfield -- PART II. Outside the metropolis -- In-between modernity: Toru Dutt (1856-1877) from a postcolonial perspective / Alpana Sharma -- New Negro modernity: worldliness and interiority in the novels of Emma Dunham Kelly-Hawkins / Carla L. Peterson -- Olive Schreiner, South Africa, and the costs of modernity / Carolyn Burdett -- "Tropical ovaries": gynecological degeneration and Lady Arabella's "female difficulties" in Bram Stoker's The lair of the white worm / Piya Pal-Lapinski -- Two talks with Khun Fa / Lynn Theismeyer -- PART III. The shifting terrain of public life -- "Stage business" as citizenship: Ida B. Wells at the world's Columbian exposition / James C. Davis -- Phenomena in flux: the aesthetics and politics of traveling in modernity / Ana Parejo Vadillo -- New woman's appetite for "riotous living": Rebecca West, modernist feminism, and the everyday / Barbara Green -- Djuna Barnes makes a specialty of crime: violence and the visual in her early journalism / Katherine Biers -- In pursuit of an erogamic life: Marie Stopes and the culture of Married love / Lucy Burke -- Shift work: observing women observing, 1937-1945 / Julian Yates -- Afterword / Rita Felski
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject American literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Feminism and literature.
Modernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.
Modernism (Literature) -- United States.
Sex role in literature.
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 19th century.
Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Ardis, Ann L., 1957-
Lewis, Leslie W., 1960-
LC no. 2001008647
ISBN 0801877601 (electronic bk.)
9780801877605 (electronic bk.)
(paperback; alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)