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The Resource Last laughs : perspectives on women and comedy, edited by Regina Barreca

Last laughs : perspectives on women and comedy, edited by Regina Barreca

Label
Last laughs : perspectives on women and comedy
Title
Last laughs
Title remainder
perspectives on women and comedy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Regina Barreca
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Barreca, Regina
Series statement
Studies in gender and culture,
Series volume
v. 2
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  • English literature
  • American literature
  • English wit and humor
  • American wit and humor
  • Women and literature
  • Comic, The
  • English wit and humor
  • American wit and humor
  • Women and literature
  • Feminist literary criticism
Label
Last laughs : perspectives on women and comedy, edited by Regina Barreca
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This material originally appeared as volume 15 (1-3) of the journal Women's studies"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies 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
Sylvia / Nicole Hollander -- Introduction / Regina Barreca -- Who was that masked woman? The prostitute and the playwright in the comedies of Aphra Behn / Catherine Gallagher -- Life after sex : the fictional autobiography of Delariver Manley / Janet Todd -- Jane Austen : irony and authority / Rachel M. Brownstein -- Austen's laughter / Patricia Meyer Spacks -- Deflation of male pretensions in Fanny Burney's Cecilia / Kay Rogers -- Sylvia / Nicole Hollander -- Frances Miriam Whitcher : social satire in the age of gentility / Linda A. Morris -- Hate and humor as empathetic whimsy in Anne Thackeray Ritchie / Carol Hanbery MacKay -- Between women : a cross-class analysis of status and anarchic humor / Reginia Gagnier -- Slaying the angel and the partiarch : the grinning Woolf / Denise Marshall -- (En)gendering laughter : Woolf's Orlando as contraband in the age of Joyce / Judy Little -- Truth-telling : the self and fictions of humor / Mary Ann Rorison Caws -- Sylvia / Nicole Hollander -- Ironic autobiography : from The waterfall to The handmaid's tale / Nancy Walker -- Muriel Spark's unknowing fiction / John Glavin -- Metaphor-into-narrative : being very careful with words / Regina Barreca -- Uncommon woman : an interview with Wendy Wasserstein / Esther Cohen -- Feminist humor : rebellious and self-affirming / Lisa Merrill -- Daughters of anger/material girls : con/textualizing feminist criticism / Jane Marcus -- Towards a humorous view of the universe / Fay Weldon
Control code
18191513
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780677220208
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
88021225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1197834
Label
Last laughs : perspectives on women and comedy, edited by Regina Barreca
Publication
Note
"This material originally appeared as volume 15 (1-3) of the journal Women's studies"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographies 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
Sylvia / Nicole Hollander -- Introduction / Regina Barreca -- Who was that masked woman? The prostitute and the playwright in the comedies of Aphra Behn / Catherine Gallagher -- Life after sex : the fictional autobiography of Delariver Manley / Janet Todd -- Jane Austen : irony and authority / Rachel M. Brownstein -- Austen's laughter / Patricia Meyer Spacks -- Deflation of male pretensions in Fanny Burney's Cecilia / Kay Rogers -- Sylvia / Nicole Hollander -- Frances Miriam Whitcher : social satire in the age of gentility / Linda A. Morris -- Hate and humor as empathetic whimsy in Anne Thackeray Ritchie / Carol Hanbery MacKay -- Between women : a cross-class analysis of status and anarchic humor / Reginia Gagnier -- Slaying the angel and the partiarch : the grinning Woolf / Denise Marshall -- (En)gendering laughter : Woolf's Orlando as contraband in the age of Joyce / Judy Little -- Truth-telling : the self and fictions of humor / Mary Ann Rorison Caws -- Sylvia / Nicole Hollander -- Ironic autobiography : from The waterfall to The handmaid's tale / Nancy Walker -- Muriel Spark's unknowing fiction / John Glavin -- Metaphor-into-narrative : being very careful with words / Regina Barreca -- Uncommon woman : an interview with Wendy Wasserstein / Esther Cohen -- Feminist humor : rebellious and self-affirming / Lisa Merrill -- Daughters of anger/material girls : con/textualizing feminist criticism / Jane Marcus -- Towards a humorous view of the universe / Fay Weldon
Control code
18191513
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
321 pages
Isbn
9780677220208
Isbn Type
(hard)
Lccn
88021225
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)1197834

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