The feminine sublime [electronic resource] : gender and excess in women's fiction / Barbara Claire Freeman.

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The feminine sublime [electronic resource] : gender and excess in women's fiction / Barbara Claire Freeman.

Personal Author
Freeman, Barbara Claire, author

Edition
[Pbk. ed., 1997].

Publication Date
1997

ISBN
9780520919099
 
9780585181769

Bibliography Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 149-184) and index.

Contents
Introduction: The feminine sublime -- The awakening : waking up at the end of the line -- "Sublime speculations" : Edmund Burke, Lily Bart, and the ethics of risk -- Strange bedfellows : Kant, Shelley, Rhys, and the misogynist sublime -- Love's labor : Kant, Isis, and Toni Morrison's sublime.

Content Type
text

Carrier Type
online resource

Genre
Electronic books.
 
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
 
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628

Language
English

Subject
American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
 
English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
 
Women and literature -- United States -- History.
 
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History.
 
Femininity in literature.
 
Sublime, The, in literature.
 
Authorship -- Sex differences.
 
Feminism and literature.
 
Sex role in literature.
 
Aesthetics, Modern.
 
LITERARY CRITICISM -- American -- General.
 
Electronic books.
 
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
 
History.


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