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Women's experience of modernity, 1875-1945 [electronic resource] / edited by Ann L. Ardis and Leslie W. Lewis.
INITIAL_TITLE_SRCH:
Women's experience of modernity, 1875-1945 [electronic resource] / edited by Ann L. Ardis and Leslie W. Lewis.
Publication Date:
2003
ISBN:
9780801877605
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Introduction / Writing a public self: Alice Meynell's "Unstable equilibrium" / Towards a new "colored" consciousness: biracial identity in Pauline Hopkin's fiction / Authority of experience: Jane Addams and Hull-house / "This other Eden": homoeroticism and the Great War in the early poetry of H.D. and Radclyffe Hall / Heir unapparent: Opal Whitely and the female as child in America / In-between modernity: Toru Dutt (1856-1877) from a postcolonial perspective / New Negro modernity: worldliness and interiority in the novels of Emma Dunham Kelly-Hawkins / Olive Schreiner, South Africa, and the costs of modernity / "Tropical ovaries": gynecological degeneration and Lady Arabella's "female difficulties" in Bram Stoker's The lair of the white worm / Two talks with Khun Fa / "Stage business" as citizenship: Ida B. Wells at the world's Columbian exposition / Phenomena in flux: the aesthetics and politics of traveling in modernity / New woman's appetite for "riotous living": Rebecca West, modernist feminism, and the everyday / Djuna Barnes makes a specialty of crime: violence and the visual in her early journalism / In pursuit of an erogamic life: Marie Stopes and the culture of Married love / Shift work: observing women observing, 1937-1945 / Afterword
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
online resource
Language:
English