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The Resource Women's utopian and dystopian fiction, edited by Sharon R. Wilson

Women's utopian and dystopian fiction, edited by Sharon R. Wilson

Label
Women's utopian and dystopian fiction
Title
Women's utopian and dystopian fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Sharon R. Wilson
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Women's Utopian and Dystopian Fiction explores the genres of utopian and dystopian recent fiction. It is about how this literature of both imagined perfection and disaster creates new worlds and critiques gender roles, traditions, and values. Essays range in subject matter from Charlotte Perkins Gilman, P.D. James, Joanna Russ, and Marge Piercy, to Ursula Le Guin, Fay Weldon, and Toni Morrison. Two of the three sections focus on Doris Lessing and Margaret Atwood. Examining especially the twe ..
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
809.399287
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR888.W6
LC item number
W663 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wilson, Sharon Rose
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  • English fiction
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Literature & literary studies
  • Literary essays
  • C 1900 -
  • English fiction
Label
Women's utopian and dystopian fiction, edited by Sharon R. Wilson
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sharon R. Wilson
  • The Exegesis of Doris Lessing's The Cleft: Rethinking Being and Time
  • Bootheina Majoul Aouadi
  • II.
  • Other American and English Fiction
  • The Hand that Cradles the Rock: Nature, Gender and Subalternatives in the Works of Carol Emshwiller and Ursula Le Guin
  • Richard Hardack
  • Fay Weldon's The Cloning of Joanna May as a Feminist Dystopian Burlesque
  • Zeynep Z. Atayurt
  • Power, Surveillance and Reproductive Technology in P.D. James' The Children of Men
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Soo Darcy
  • Inclusion and Exclusion in Some Feminist Utopian Fictions
  • Karen F. Stein
  • Gendered Travel and Quiescence in Toni Morrison's Paradise
  • Kristin Distel
  • III.
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Breaking the Circle of Dystopia: Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale
  • Adelina Cataldo
  • Layers of Time: Margaret Atwood's Handling of Time in The Handmaid's Tale
  • Utopian, Dystopian, Ustopian, Science Fiction, and Speculative Fiction
  • Charlotte Templin
  • Screen Memories: Maternal After-images in Margaret Atwood's Dystopian Novels
  • Katherine V. Snyder
  • Sharon R. Wilson
  • I.
  • Doris Lessing
  • An Opening in the Wall and Lessing's Utopia in Memoirs of a Survivor
  • Sun Hwa Park
  • Storytelling in Lessing's Mara andDann and Other Texts
Control code
884726043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 214 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443864435
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443864435
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884726043
Label
Women's utopian and dystopian fiction, edited by Sharon R. Wilson
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Sharon R. Wilson
  • The Exegesis of Doris Lessing's The Cleft: Rethinking Being and Time
  • Bootheina Majoul Aouadi
  • II.
  • Other American and English Fiction
  • The Hand that Cradles the Rock: Nature, Gender and Subalternatives in the Works of Carol Emshwiller and Ursula Le Guin
  • Richard Hardack
  • Fay Weldon's The Cloning of Joanna May as a Feminist Dystopian Burlesque
  • Zeynep Z. Atayurt
  • Power, Surveillance and Reproductive Technology in P.D. James' The Children of Men
  • Machine generated contents note:
  • Soo Darcy
  • Inclusion and Exclusion in Some Feminist Utopian Fictions
  • Karen F. Stein
  • Gendered Travel and Quiescence in Toni Morrison's Paradise
  • Kristin Distel
  • III.
  • Margaret Atwood
  • Breaking the Circle of Dystopia: Atwood's The Handmaid's Tale
  • Adelina Cataldo
  • Layers of Time: Margaret Atwood's Handling of Time in The Handmaid's Tale
  • Utopian, Dystopian, Ustopian, Science Fiction, and Speculative Fiction
  • Charlotte Templin
  • Screen Memories: Maternal After-images in Margaret Atwood's Dystopian Novels
  • Katherine V. Snyder
  • Sharon R. Wilson
  • I.
  • Doris Lessing
  • An Opening in the Wall and Lessing's Utopia in Memoirs of a Survivor
  • Sun Hwa Park
  • Storytelling in Lessing's Mara andDann and Other Texts
Control code
884726043
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 214 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781443864435
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9781443864435
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)884726043

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