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The Resource Reading women's worlds from Christine de Pizan to Doris Lessing : a guide to six centuries of women writers imagining rooms of their own, Sharon L. Jansen

Reading women's worlds from Christine de Pizan to Doris Lessing : a guide to six centuries of women writers imagining rooms of their own, Sharon L. Jansen

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Reading women's worlds from Christine de Pizan to Doris Lessing : a guide to six centuries of women writers imagining rooms of their own
Title
Reading women's worlds from Christine de Pizan to Doris Lessing
Title remainder
a guide to six centuries of women writers imagining rooms of their own
Statement of responsibility
Sharon L. Jansen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1951-
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Jansen, Sharon L.
Dewey number
809/.933522
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN471
LC item number
.J36 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Literature
  • Women in literature
  • Personal space in literature
  • Privacy in literature
Label
Reading women's worlds from Christine de Pizan to Doris Lessing : a guide to six centuries of women writers imagining rooms of their own, Sharon L. Jansen
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Reading Nafisi at the YMCA -- I have a dream: Christine de Pizan's The book of the city of ladies and Virginia Woolf's A room of one's own -- We need to talk: conversation in Moderata Fonte's The worth of women and Marjane Satrapi's Embroideries -- Design for living: women's communities in Margaret Cavendish's The convent of pleasure and Mary Astell's A serious proposal to the ladies -- Paradise lost: men in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland and Doris Lessing's The cleft -- Hell hath no fury: rage in Arcangela Tarabotti's Paternal tyranny and Valerie Solanas's SCUM manifesto -- Madwomen in the attic: madness and suicide in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's The yellow wallpaper and Doris Lessing's To room nineteen -- Brave new worlds: sexual slavery in Margaret Atwood's The handmaid's tale and Slavenka Drakulic's S. A novel about the Balkans -- Still crazy after all these years: Azar Nafisi's Reading Lolita in Tehran
Control code
ocn667213170
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 243 p.
Isbn
9780230110663
Lccn
2010040753
Other physical details
ill.
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  • (Sirsi) i9780230110663
  • (OCoLC)667213170
Label
Reading women's worlds from Christine de Pizan to Doris Lessing : a guide to six centuries of women writers imagining rooms of their own, Sharon L. Jansen
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Reading Nafisi at the YMCA -- I have a dream: Christine de Pizan's The book of the city of ladies and Virginia Woolf's A room of one's own -- We need to talk: conversation in Moderata Fonte's The worth of women and Marjane Satrapi's Embroideries -- Design for living: women's communities in Margaret Cavendish's The convent of pleasure and Mary Astell's A serious proposal to the ladies -- Paradise lost: men in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland and Doris Lessing's The cleft -- Hell hath no fury: rage in Arcangela Tarabotti's Paternal tyranny and Valerie Solanas's SCUM manifesto -- Madwomen in the attic: madness and suicide in Charlotte Perkins Gilman's The yellow wallpaper and Doris Lessing's To room nineteen -- Brave new worlds: sexual slavery in Margaret Atwood's The handmaid's tale and Slavenka Drakulic's S. A novel about the Balkans -- Still crazy after all these years: Azar Nafisi's Reading Lolita in Tehran
Control code
ocn667213170
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
x, 243 p.
Isbn
9780230110663
Lccn
2010040753
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780230110663
  • (OCoLC)667213170

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