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  1. Feminism and Deconstruction

    By Diane Elam

    At last - an intelligent and accessible introduction to the relationship between feminism and deconstruction. In this incisive and illuminating book, Diane Elam unravels: * the contemporary relevance of feminism and deconstruction * how we can still understand and talk about the materiality of...

    Published June 9th 1994 by Routledge

  2. Living by the Pen

    Women Writers in the Eighteenth Century

    By Cheryl Turner

    Living by the Pen traces the pattern of the development of women's fiction from 1696 to 1796 and offers an interpretation of its distinctive features. It focuses upon the writers rather than their works, and identifies professional novelists. Through examination of the extra-literary context, and...

    Published April 7th 1994 by Routledge

  3. Political Gender

    Texts & Contexts

    By Sally Ledger, Josephine Mcdonagh, Jane Spencer

    In recent years, feminist scholars, through their insistence on the key role of gender in critical analysis, have brought about a profound revitalization of literary and cultural studies. This text draws together work by leading exponents in the field. The essays explore the operations of gender in...

    Published April 1st 1994 by Routledge

  4. Contemporary African Literature and the Politics of Gender

    By Florence Stratton

    The influence of colonialism and race on the development of African literature has been the subject of a number of studies. The effect of patriarchy and gender, however, and indeed the contributions of African women, have up until now been largely ignored by the critics. Contemporary African...

    Published March 17th 1994 by Routledge

  5. Readers Guide to Contemporary Feminist Literary Criticism

    By Maggie Humm

    This introduction to feminist literary criticism in its international contexts discusses a broad range of complex critical writings and then identifies and explains the main developments and debates within each approach. Each chapter has an easy-to-use format, comprising an introductory overview,...

    Published February 1st 1994 by Routledge

  6. Theorizing Black Feminisms

    The Visionary Pragmatism of Black Women

    Edited by Abena P.A. Busia, Stanlie M. James

    Theorizing Black Feminisms outlines some of the crucial debates going on within contemporary Black Feminist activity. In so doing it brings together a collection of some of the most exciting work by Black women scholars around. It presents essays across a range of subjects; literature, sociology,...

    Published October 21st 1993 by Routledge

  7. Feminist Review

    Issue 45: Thinking Through Ethnicities

    Edited by The Feminist Review Collective

    Focuses on feminist analyses of race and ethnicity - currently one of the most immediate issues facing feminist thinking. The volume ranges from a study of the social geographes of whiteness in the USA to a variety of perspectives on the break-up in Yugoslavia....

    Published September 30th 1993 by Routledge

  8. Shopping with Freud

    By Rachel Bowlby

    What is a consumer? Shopping with Freud looks at some of the surprising ways in which the consumer subject appears in a range of writings - from literature to marketing psychology to psychoanalysis. Rachel Bowlby shows how ideas about consumption are brought to bear on contemporary conceptions of...

    Published September 2nd 1993 by Routledge

  9. The Colonial Rise of the Novel

    By Firdous Azim

    In this challening book, Firdous Azim, provides a feminist critique of orthodox accounts of the `rise of the novel' and exposes the underlying orientalist assumptions of the early English novel. Whereas previous studies have emphasized the universality of the coherent and consistent subject which...

    Published September 2nd 1993 by Routledge

  10. Feminist Review

    Issue 44: Nationalisms and National Identities

    Edited by The Feminist Review Collective

    Feminist Review is the UK's leading feminist journal. It has a unique place in the women's movement internationally. This issue focusing on Nationalism and National Identities features articles by Nahid Yegeneh and Catherine Hall....

    Published July 22nd 1993 by Routledge