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The Resource The passion projects : modernist women, intimate archives, unfinished lives, Melanie Micir

The passion projects : modernist women, intimate archives, unfinished lives, Melanie Micir

Label
The passion projects : modernist women, intimate archives, unfinished lives
Title
The passion projects
Title remainder
modernist women, intimate archives, unfinished lives
Statement of responsibility
Melanie Micir
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines the biographical projects that modernist women writers undertook to resist the exclusion of their friends, colleagues, lovers, and companions from literary history
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Micir, Melanie
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN771
LC item number
.M53 2019
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature, Modern
  • Women authors
  • Feminism in literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • English literature
  • American literature
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • Feminism in literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Women authors
Label
The passion projects : modernist women, intimate archives, unfinished lives, Melanie Micir
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Modernism's Unfinished Lives. The Unfinished Business of 1928: Modernism, Feminism, and the Biographical Act ; Intimacy and the Archive ; Passionate Commitments ; Between Women, Between Generations -- Intimate Archives: The Preservation of Partnership. Intimacy Issues ; Claiming Radclyffe Hall: An Almost Archival Story ; Sylvia Townsend Warner's "Two Tenses" ; T. H. White and the Idea of Queer Futurity ; The Tin Box: Intimacy, Memory, and the Archive ; Archival Scenes: Intimacy across Generations -- Abandoned Lives: Impossible Projects and Archival Remains.Djuna Barnes and the "Disquiet Spirit" of the Baroness ; "The Cult of the Past": On the Late Refusal of Hope Mirrlees ; "More than a Daughter to Her": Tracing Reputation, Resisting Identity ; Unfinished Acts: Facing the Problem of "What to Say & What to Leave Out" ; Historic Preservation and Biographical Extravagance: The Case of A Fly in Amber -- Modernists Explain Things to Me: Collecting as Queer Feminist Response.Modernism's Midwife: Sylvia Beach's Unfinished Jobs ; The Queer Disinheritance of Alice B. Toklas ; Beyond Biography: Margaret Anderson's "Collection" -- The Sense of Unending: Revisiting Virginia Woolf 's Orlando: A Biography ; Queer/Late/Modernist Biography ; Love Letters and Passion Projects ; Vita Sackville-West's Queer Inheritance ; Toward an Unfinished Modernism -- CODA. Biographical Criticism and the Passion Project Now
Control code
1089508276
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 197 pages
Isbn
9780691193113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089508276
Label
The passion projects : modernist women, intimate archives, unfinished lives, Melanie Micir
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 143-186) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Modernism's Unfinished Lives. The Unfinished Business of 1928: Modernism, Feminism, and the Biographical Act ; Intimacy and the Archive ; Passionate Commitments ; Between Women, Between Generations -- Intimate Archives: The Preservation of Partnership. Intimacy Issues ; Claiming Radclyffe Hall: An Almost Archival Story ; Sylvia Townsend Warner's "Two Tenses" ; T. H. White and the Idea of Queer Futurity ; The Tin Box: Intimacy, Memory, and the Archive ; Archival Scenes: Intimacy across Generations -- Abandoned Lives: Impossible Projects and Archival Remains.Djuna Barnes and the "Disquiet Spirit" of the Baroness ; "The Cult of the Past": On the Late Refusal of Hope Mirrlees ; "More than a Daughter to Her": Tracing Reputation, Resisting Identity ; Unfinished Acts: Facing the Problem of "What to Say & What to Leave Out" ; Historic Preservation and Biographical Extravagance: The Case of A Fly in Amber -- Modernists Explain Things to Me: Collecting as Queer Feminist Response.Modernism's Midwife: Sylvia Beach's Unfinished Jobs ; The Queer Disinheritance of Alice B. Toklas ; Beyond Biography: Margaret Anderson's "Collection" -- The Sense of Unending: Revisiting Virginia Woolf 's Orlando: A Biography ; Queer/Late/Modernist Biography ; Love Letters and Passion Projects ; Vita Sackville-West's Queer Inheritance ; Toward an Unfinished Modernism -- CODA. Biographical Criticism and the Passion Project Now
Control code
1089508276
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 197 pages
Isbn
9780691193113
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1089508276

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