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The Resource The genius of democracy : fictions of gender and citizenship in the United States, 1860-1945, Victoria Olwell

The genius of democracy : fictions of gender and citizenship in the United States, 1860-1945, Victoria Olwell

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The genius of democracy : fictions of gender and citizenship in the United States, 1860-1945
Title
The genius of democracy
Title remainder
fictions of gender and citizenship in the United States, 1860-1945
Statement of responsibility
Victoria Olwell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Victoria Olwell shows how American fiction helped to catalyze democratic models of female genius, especially in the work of such authors as Louisa May Alcott, Henry James, Mary Hunter Austin, Jessie Fauset, and Gertrude Stein
Member of
Cataloging source
CN8ML
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Olwell, Victoria
Dewey number
813/.4093522
Index
index present
Language note
In English
LC call number
PS374.W6
LC item number
O445 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Women in literature
  • Genius in literature
  • Genius
  • Women and democracy
  • Women in public life
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Genius
  • Genius in literature
  • Women and democracy
  • Women in literature
  • Women in public life
  • United States
Label
The genius of democracy : fictions of gender and citizenship in the United States, 1860-1945, Victoria Olwell
Instantiates
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812204971
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-280) 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
  • Coda: Gertrude Stein in Occupied France
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Introduction: The Work of Genius
  • Chapter 1. "It Spoke Itself ": Genius, Political Speech, and Louisa May Alcott's Work
  • Chapter 2. Genius and the Demise of Radical Publics in Henry James's The Bostonians
  • Chapter 3. Trilby: Double Personality, Intellectual Property, and Mass Genius
  • Chapter 4. Mary Hunter Austin: Genius, Variation, and the Identity Politics of Innovation
  • Chapter 5. Imitation as Circulation: Racial Genius and the Problem of National Culture in Jessie Redmon Fauset's There Is Confusion
Control code
794700619
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812204971
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204971
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700619
Label
The genius of democracy : fictions of gender and citizenship in the United States, 1860-1945, Victoria Olwell
Publication
Note
OldControl:muse9780812204971
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-280) 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
  • Coda: Gertrude Stein in Occupied France
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index
  • Acknowledgments
  • Frontmatter
  • Contents
  • Introduction: The Work of Genius
  • Chapter 1. "It Spoke Itself ": Genius, Political Speech, and Louisa May Alcott's Work
  • Chapter 2. Genius and the Demise of Radical Publics in Henry James's The Bostonians
  • Chapter 3. Trilby: Double Personality, Intellectual Property, and Mass Genius
  • Chapter 4. Mary Hunter Austin: Genius, Variation, and the Identity Politics of Innovation
  • Chapter 5. Imitation as Circulation: Racial Genius and the Problem of National Culture in Jessie Redmon Fauset's There Is Confusion
Control code
794700619
Extent
1 online resource (290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780812204971
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
10.9783/9780812204971
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)794700619

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