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Touching liberty [electronic resource] : abolition, feminism, and the politics of the body / Karen Sánchez-Eppler.
INITIAL_TITLE_SRCH:
Touching liberty [electronic resource] : abolition, feminism, and the politics of the body / Karen Sánchez-Eppler.
Publication Date:
1993
ISBN:
9780585202495

9780520079595
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 175 188) and index.
Contents:
Introduction: Representing the body politic -- Bodily bonds: The intersecting rhetorics of feminism and abolition -- To stand between: Walt Whitman's poetics of merger and embodiment -- Righting slavery and writing sex: The erotics of narration in Harriet Jacobs's Incidents -- At home in the body: The internal politics of Emily Dickinson's poetry -- Coda: Topsy-turvy.
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
online resource
Language:
English