The Resource The glass slipper : women and love stories, Susan Ostrov Weisser

The glass slipper : women and love stories, Susan Ostrov Weisser

Label
The glass slipper : women and love stories
Title
The glass slipper
Title remainder
women and love stories
Statement of responsibility
Susan Ostrov Weisser
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Glass Slipper is about the persistence of a familiar Anglo-American love story into the digital age. Susan Ostrov Weisser compares diverse narratives, historical and contemporary from high literature and "low" genres, discussing novels by Jane Austen and Charlotte Brontë, Victorian women's magazines, and D.H. Lawrence's Lady Chatterley's Lover; romantic movies; popular Harlequin romance novels; masochistic love in films; pornography and its relationship to romance; and reality TV a
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
809.3/85
Index
index present
LC call number
PN3448.L67
LC item number
W37 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The glass slipper : women and love stories, Susan Ostrov Weisser
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
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
Introduction: Women and the story of romantic love -- The odd couple: mating Jane Austen with D.H. Lawrence -- Why Charlotte Bronte despised Jane Austen (and what that tells us about the modern meaning of love) -- The true and real thing: Victorian and modern magazine cultures of romance -- Victorian desires and modern romances: Pocahontas on a bridge in Madison County -- For the love of mermaids, beasts, and vampires (and ghosts, robots, monsters, witches, and aliens): romancing the other -- Women who love too much ... or not enough ... or the wrong way: the tragedy and comedy of romantic love in modern movies -- Feminism and Harlequin romance: the problem of the love story -- A genre of one's own: African American romance imprints and the "universality" of love -- Is female to romance as male is to porn? -- Modern romance: three versions of love in reality/"reality" -- Conclusion: If the glass slipper fits
Control code
ocn859537612
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299953185
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt19zg583
  • 526569
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b29284727
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)859537612
  • pebcs0813561795

Library Locations

    • Deakin University Library - Geelong Waurn Ponds CampusBorrow it
      75 Pigdons Road, Waurn Ponds, Victoria, 3216, AU
      -38.195656 144.304955
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