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The Resource The female face of shame, edited by Erica L. Johnson and Patricia Moran

The female face of shame, edited by Erica L. Johnson and Patricia Moran

Label
The female face of shame
Title
The female face of shame
Statement of responsibility
edited by Erica L. Johnson and Patricia Moran
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The female body, with its history as an object of social control, expectation, and manipulation, is central to understanding the gendered construction of shame. Through the study of 20th-century literary texts, The Female Face of Shame explores the nexus of femininity, female sexuality, the female body, and shame. It demonstrates how shame structures relationships and shapes women's identities. Examining works by women authors from around the world, these essays provide an interdisciplinary and transnational perspective on the representations, theories, and powerful articulations of women's
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
809/.93352042
Index
index present
LC call number
PN56.5.W64
LC item number
F456 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1970-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Johnson, Erica L.
  • Moran, Patricia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women in literature
  • Shame in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Human body in literature
  • Shame in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Körper
  • Scham
  • Sexualverhalten
  • Frau
  • Literatur
Label
The female face of shame, edited by Erica L. Johnson and Patricia Moran
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
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1. Bodies of Shame; 1 The Other Woman: Xenophobia and Shame; 2 Rape, Trauma, and Shame in Samira Bellil's Dans l'enfer des tournantes; 3 A Bloody Shame: Angela Carter's Shameless Postmodern Fairy Tales; 4 "Ecrire pour ne plus avoir honte": Christine Angot's and Annie Ernaux's Shameless Bodies; 5 Interactions of Disability Pride and Shame; Part 2. Families of Shame; 6 Colonial Shame in Michelle Cliff's Abeng; 7 Ancestors and Aliens: Queer Transformations and Affective Estrangement in Octavia Butler's Fiction; 8 Daughters of the House of Shame
  • 9 "Bound and Gagged with Thread": Shame, Female Development, and the Künstlerroman Tradition in Cora Sandel's The Alberta Trilogy10 Girl World and Bullying: Intersubjective Shame in Margaret Atwood's Cat's Eye; 11 Affliction in Jean Rhys and Simone Weil; Part 3. Nations of Shame; 12 Coping with National Shames through Chinese Women's Bodies: Glorified or Mortified?; 13 Shamed Bodies: Partition Violence and Women; 14 Interrogating the Place of Lajja (Shame) in Contemporary Mauritius; 15 Shame and Belonging in Postcolonial Algeria; Bibliography; List of Contributors; Index
Control code
845236251
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 268 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299608153
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc1189105
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 492065
  • 22573/ctt16gjg6c
  • 0a198370-bac7-4d98-aea7-b7549272595b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)845236251
Label
The female face of shame, edited by Erica L. Johnson and Patricia Moran
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
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction; Part 1. Bodies of Shame; 1 The Other Woman: Xenophobia and Shame; 2 Rape, Trauma, and Shame in Samira Bellil's Dans l'enfer des tournantes; 3 A Bloody Shame: Angela Carter's Shameless Postmodern Fairy Tales; 4 "Ecrire pour ne plus avoir honte": Christine Angot's and Annie Ernaux's Shameless Bodies; 5 Interactions of Disability Pride and Shame; Part 2. Families of Shame; 6 Colonial Shame in Michelle Cliff's Abeng; 7 Ancestors and Aliens: Queer Transformations and Affective Estrangement in Octavia Butler's Fiction; 8 Daughters of the House of Shame
  • 9 "Bound and Gagged with Thread": Shame, Female Development, and the Künstlerroman Tradition in Cora Sandel's The Alberta Trilogy10 Girl World and Bullying: Intersubjective Shame in Margaret Atwood's Cat's Eye; 11 Affliction in Jean Rhys and Simone Weil; Part 3. Nations of Shame; 12 Coping with National Shames through Chinese Women's Bodies: Glorified or Mortified?; 13 Shamed Bodies: Partition Violence and Women; 14 Interrogating the Place of Lajja (Shame) in Contemporary Mauritius; 15 Shame and Belonging in Postcolonial Algeria; Bibliography; List of Contributors; Index
Control code
845236251
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 268 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299608153
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
ebc1189105
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 492065
  • 22573/ctt16gjg6c
  • 0a198370-bac7-4d98-aea7-b7549272595b
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)845236251

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