The Resource Sororophobia : Differences among Women in Literature and Culture

Sororophobia : Differences among Women in Literature and Culture

Label
Sororophobia : Differences among Women in Literature and Culture
Title
Sororophobia
Title remainder
Differences among Women in Literature and Culture
Creator
Language
eng
Summary
This book looks at how differences among women have been textually represented at a variety of historical moments and in a variety of cultural contexts, including Victorian mainstream fiction, African-American mulatto novels, late twentieth-century lesbian communities, and contemporary country music. Sororophobia designates the complex and shifting relations between women's attempts to identify with other women and their often simultaneous desire to establish and retain difference. Michie argues for the centrality to feminism of a paradigm that moves beyond celebrations of identity and sisterh
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
810.9/32042
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS152 -- M5 1992eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Label
Sororophobia : Differences among Women in Literature and Culture
Publication
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
  • Introduction; 1. ""There Is No Friend Like a Sister"": Sisterhood as Sexual Difference; Inter-Chapter: ""That Stormy Sisterhood"": Portrait of the Brontës; 2. ""Another Woman in Your Shape"": Sexual and Class Duplicity in Sensation Fiction; Inter-Chapter: ""Mama He's Crazy"": The Judds; 3. Writing Lesbian Difference; Inter-Chapter: Eliminating the Other Woman: The Excremental Fatal Attraction; 4. ""And Now She Was Different"": Sexuality and Differentiation Among Black Women in Quicksand, Passing, and Sula
  • Inter-Chapter: Between Two Carmens: Olympic Ice-Skating and the Choreography of Otherness5. The Colleague and the Washerwoman: The Other Woman in Feminist Theory; Inter-Chapter: Elizabeth and Helena; Notes; Credits; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; Y
Control code
ocn935227277
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (225 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781601298706
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36027029
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)935227277
  • pebcs1601298706

Library Locations

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      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
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