The Cambridge Companion to Feminist Literary Theory
Edited by Ellen Rooney
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Cambridge Companion to Feminist Literary Theory by Ellen Rooney
Book DescriptionFeminism has dramatically influenced the way literary texts are read, taught and evaluated. Feminist literary theory has deliberately transgressed traditional boundaries between literature, philosophy and the social sciences in order to understand how gender has been constructed and represented through language. This lively and thought-provoking Companion presents a range of approaches to the field. Some of the essays demonstrate feminist critical principles at work in analysing texts, while others take a step back to trace the development of a particular feminist literary method. The essays draw on a range of primary material from the medieval period to postmodernism and from several countries, disciplines and genres. Each essay suggests further reading to explore this field further. This is the most accessible guide available both for students of literature new to this developing field, and for students of gender studies and readers interested in the interactions of feminism, literary criticism and literature.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780521001687
(228mm x 152mm x 18mm)
Imprint: Cambridge University Press
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publish Date: 6-Jul-2006
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Ellen Rooney
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A lively overview of the current state and development of the field, including suggestions for further reading.
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Author Biography - Ellen Rooney
Ellen Rooney is Professor of English and Gender Studies at Brown University, Rhode Island.
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