Women on the Edge

Women on the Edge : Ethnicity and Gender in Short Stories by American Women

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First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 188 pages
  • 138 x 216 x 10.16mm | 249g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138864420
  • 9781138864429

Table of contents

Preface and Acknowledgments * Introduction: Women on the Edge: Ethnicity and Gender in Short Stories by American Women, Corinne H. Dale and J.H.E. Paine * (Dis) Continuous Narrative: The Articulation of a Chicana Feminist Voice in Sandra Cisneros's The House on Mango Street, Deborah L. Madsen * Beyond Otherness: Negotiated Identities and Viramontes' "The Cariboo Cafe, Marta Caminero-Santangelo * Judith Ortiz Cofer's Silent Dancing: Making More Room for Puerto Rican Womanhood, Nancy L. Chick * Flight and Arrival: A Study of Padma Hejmadi's Short Story, "Weather Report," Lakshmi Holmstrsm * Subversive Extravagance: Women in Hisaye Yamamoto's "Seventeen Syllables" and "The Legend of Miss Sasagawara," Veronica C. Wang * Afrekete Rising: Two Coming-out Stories by African American Lesbians: Pat Suncircle's "A Day's Growth" and Audre Lorde's "The Beginning," M. Charlene Ball * Race/[Gender]: Toni Morrison's "Recitatif," David Goldstein-Shirley * Playing in the Light: White Girls Dreaming in Eudora Welty's "Moon Lake," Elaine OrrM * Ruth's Journey into the Fields: Feminism in Ozick's "The Pagan Rabbi," Kathy Rugoff * Reconstructing the Native American Woman: Louise Erdrich's "Fleur," Corinne H. Dale
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