The Resisting Reader

The Resisting Reader : A Feminist Approach to American Fiction

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"Fetterley s questions are often so crucial, her observations repeatedly so acute, that they force us to ask how we avoided them in the past." Women s Studies International Quarterly..". thoughtful, informed, and well written." Choice"show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 224 pages
  • 139.2 x 215.9 x 15.2mm | 272.15g
  • Indiana University Press
  • Bloomington, IN, United States
  • English
  • 0253202477
  • 9780253202475
  • 691,814

Table of contents

Preface Introduction: On the Politics of Literature 1. Palpable Designs: Four American Short Stories An American Dream: Rip Van Winkle Growing Up Male in America: I Want to Know Why Women Beware Science: The Birthmark A Rose for A Rose for Emily 2. A Farewell to Arms: HemingwayOs Resentful Cryptogram 3. The Great Gatsby: FitzgeraldOs droit de seigneur 4. The Bostonians: Henry JamesOs Eternal Triangle 5. An American Dream: Hula, Hula, Said the Witches Notesshow more

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