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The Resource Consuming narratives : gender and monstrous appetites in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, edited by Elizabeth Herbert McAvoy and Teresa Walters

Consuming narratives : gender and monstrous appetites in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, edited by Elizabeth Herbert McAvoy and Teresa Walters

Label
Consuming narratives : gender and monstrous appetites in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
Title
Consuming narratives
Title remainder
gender and monstrous appetites in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance
Statement of responsibility
edited by Elizabeth Herbert McAvoy and Teresa Walters
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Consuming Narratives' is a collection of essays dealing with the relevance of the concept and metaphor of appetite for understanding writing, politics, race, nation and gender in the medieval and modern periods
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
820.9001
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • facsimiles
Index
index present
LC call number
PR275.A67
LC item number
C66 2002
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Herbert McAvoy, Liz
  • Walters, Teresa
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Appetite in literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Monsters in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Gender identity in literature
Label
Consuming narratives : gender and monstrous appetites in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, edited by Elizabeth Herbert McAvoy and Teresa Walters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The monstrosity of the moral pig and other unnatural ruminations / Nicholas Watson -- Consuming passions in Book VIII of John Gower's Confessio amantis / Diane Watt -- Consuming the body of the working man in the later Middle Ages / Isabel Davis -- Reproduction rites: Anne Askew and the female body as witness in the Acts and monuments / Kimberly Anne Coles -- 'Such stowage as these trinkets': trading and tasting women in Fletcher and Massinger's The sea voyage (1622) / Teresa Walters -- 'Antipodean tricks": travel, gender, and monstrousness in Richard Brome's The antipodes / Claire Jowitt -- Monstrosity and the mercurial female imagination / Margo Hendricks -- Bloodsuckers: the construction of female sexuality in medieval science and fiction / Bettina Bildhauer -- Sheela's voracity and Victorian veracity / Emma L.E. Rees -- "Ant nes he him seolf recluse I maries wombe?': Julian of Norwich, the Anchorhold, and the redemption of the monstrous female body / Liz Herbert McAvoy -- Fountains and strange women in the bower of bliss: eastern contexts for Acrasia and her community / Marion D. Hollings -- Monstrous tyrannical appetites: ' & what wonderfull monsters have there now lately ben borne in Englande' / Margaret Healy -- Reading between and beyond the lines / Andrew Hadfield -- The devil in disguise: perverse female origins of the nation / Ruth Evans -- Monstrous (m)othering: the representation of the Sowdanesse in Chaucer's Man of law's tale / Sue Niebrzydowski -- An Ethiopian history: reading race and skin colour in early modern versions of Heliodorus' Aithiopika / Sujata Iyengar -- Monstrous generation: witchcraft and generation in Othello / Kirstie Gulick Rosenfield
Control code
49640900
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 257 pages
Isbn
9780708317426
Isbn Type
(PBK.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles
Label
Consuming narratives : gender and monstrous appetites in the Middle Ages and the Renaissance, edited by Elizabeth Herbert McAvoy and Teresa Walters
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [235]-243) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The monstrosity of the moral pig and other unnatural ruminations / Nicholas Watson -- Consuming passions in Book VIII of John Gower's Confessio amantis / Diane Watt -- Consuming the body of the working man in the later Middle Ages / Isabel Davis -- Reproduction rites: Anne Askew and the female body as witness in the Acts and monuments / Kimberly Anne Coles -- 'Such stowage as these trinkets': trading and tasting women in Fletcher and Massinger's The sea voyage (1622) / Teresa Walters -- 'Antipodean tricks": travel, gender, and monstrousness in Richard Brome's The antipodes / Claire Jowitt -- Monstrosity and the mercurial female imagination / Margo Hendricks -- Bloodsuckers: the construction of female sexuality in medieval science and fiction / Bettina Bildhauer -- Sheela's voracity and Victorian veracity / Emma L.E. Rees -- "Ant nes he him seolf recluse I maries wombe?': Julian of Norwich, the Anchorhold, and the redemption of the monstrous female body / Liz Herbert McAvoy -- Fountains and strange women in the bower of bliss: eastern contexts for Acrasia and her community / Marion D. Hollings -- Monstrous tyrannical appetites: ' & what wonderfull monsters have there now lately ben borne in Englande' / Margaret Healy -- Reading between and beyond the lines / Andrew Hadfield -- The devil in disguise: perverse female origins of the nation / Ruth Evans -- Monstrous (m)othering: the representation of the Sowdanesse in Chaucer's Man of law's tale / Sue Niebrzydowski -- An Ethiopian history: reading race and skin colour in early modern versions of Heliodorus' Aithiopika / Sujata Iyengar -- Monstrous generation: witchcraft and generation in Othello / Kirstie Gulick Rosenfield
Control code
49640900
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xii, 257 pages
Isbn
9780708317426
Isbn Type
(PBK.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, facsimiles

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