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The Resource Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers

Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers

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Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers
Title
Polymorphous Domesticities
Title remainder
Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Polymorphous Domesticities maps out the play of gender, sexuality, and alternative forms of domesticity in the works of four modern European and American writers--Edith Wharton, Djuna Barnes, Colette, and J.R. Ackerley. What these four writers have in common is a defiance of patriarchal paradigms in their lives as well as in their works. Not only did they live outside the norms of the heterosexual family unit, they also pursued and wrote about alternative lifestyles that prominently involved animals. Through close readings from a feminist perspective, Juliana Schiesari reconfigures the ways in
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Schiesari, Juliana
Dewey number
809.93362
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.A64 .S25 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
FlashPoints Ser.
Series volume
v. 10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wharton, Edith
  • Barnes, Djuna
  • Colette
  • Ackerley, J. R.
  • Animals in literature
  • Pets in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Sex (Psychology) in literature
  • Social structure in literature
  • Social values in literature
  • Ackerley, J. R.
  • Barnes, Djuna
  • Colette
  • Wharton, Edith
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Animals in literature
  • Human-animal relationships in literature
  • Pets in literature
  • Sex (Psychology) in literature
  • Social structure in literature
  • Social values in literature
Label
Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Re-Visions of Diana in Edith Wharton; 2. Colette at Home; 3. Romancing the Beast: J.R. Ackerley's Dog Days and the Meaning of Sex; Afterword; Notes; Bibliography
Control code
772845803
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520270848
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc837110
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt0skb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772845803
Label
Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Re-Visions of Diana in Edith Wharton; 2. Colette at Home; 3. Romancing the Beast: J.R. Ackerley's Dog Days and the Meaning of Sex; Afterword; Notes; Bibliography
Control code
772845803
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (144 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520270848
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc837110
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt0skb
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)772845803

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