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The Resource Dwelling in the archive : women writing house, home, and history in late colonial India, Antoinette Burton

Dwelling in the archive : women writing house, home, and history in late colonial India, Antoinette Burton

Label
Dwelling in the archive : women writing house, home, and history in late colonial India
Title
Dwelling in the archive
Title remainder
women writing house, home, and history in late colonial India
Statement of responsibility
Antoinette Burton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Through an analysis of the writings of three 20th century Indian women, this book explores how the memoirs, fictions, and histories written by women can be read as counter-narratives of colonial modernity
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1961-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Burton, Antoinette M.
Dewey number
820.9/355
Index
index present
LC call number
PR9492.6.W6
LC item number
B87 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women and literature
  • Families
  • Women
  • Autobiography
  • Families in literature
  • Home in literature
  • Women
  • Women
  • Indic prose literature (English)
  • Majumdar, Janaki Agnes Penelope
  • Hosain, Attia
  • Sorabji, Cornelia
  • Majumdar, Janaki
  • Sorabji, Cornelia
  • Hosain, Attia
  • Indien
  • Letterkunde
  • Engels
  • Vrouwelijke auteurs
  • Familie
  • Thuis
  • Schriftstellerin
  • Geschichtsschreibung
Label
Dwelling in the archive : women writing house, home, and history in late colonial India, Antoinette Burton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [179]-197) 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
  • Epilogue: Archive Fever and the Panopticon of History
  • 1.
  • Memory Becomes Her: Women, Feminist History, and the Archive
  • 2.
  • House, Daughter, Nation: Interiority, Architecture, and Historical Imagination in Janaki Majumdar's "Family History"
  • 3.
  • Tourism in the Archives: Colonial Modernity and the Zenana in Cornelia Sorabji's Memoirs
  • 4.
  • Girlhood among Ghosts: House, Home, and History in Attia Hosain's Sunlight on a Broken Column
Control code
49719330
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 202 pages
Isbn
9780195144253
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002070077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)49719330
Label
Dwelling in the archive : women writing house, home, and history in late colonial India, Antoinette Burton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [179]-197) 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
  • Epilogue: Archive Fever and the Panopticon of History
  • 1.
  • Memory Becomes Her: Women, Feminist History, and the Archive
  • 2.
  • House, Daughter, Nation: Interiority, Architecture, and Historical Imagination in Janaki Majumdar's "Family History"
  • 3.
  • Tourism in the Archives: Colonial Modernity and the Zenana in Cornelia Sorabji's Memoirs
  • 4.
  • Girlhood among Ghosts: House, Home, and History in Attia Hosain's Sunlight on a Broken Column
Control code
49719330
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 202 pages
Isbn
9780195144253
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002070077
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)49719330

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