Sexual/textual Politics: Feminist Literary Theory

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Methuen, 1985 - Criticism, History, 20th century - 206 pages
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Review: Sexual/Textual Politics: Feminist Literary Theory (New Accents)

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Virginia Woolf has received different criticism from Anglo-American feminists. Firstly, the writing of the former has been viewed negatively by Elaine Showalter. The utilization of “androgyny” and ... Read full review

Review: Sexual/Textual Politics: Feminist Literary Theory (New Accents)

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This text serves as a good introduction to anglo-american and french feminisms. Moi astutely and succinctly summarizes the arguments and styles of few feminists she chooses to discuss. I have used ... Read full review

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About the author (1985)

Toril Moi was born and raised in Norway, and worked in England in the 1980s, before moving to Duke University in 1989, where she is now the James B. Duke Professor of Literature and Romance Studies. She is the author of numerous influential books on feminist theory. Her study of Ibsen, Henrik Ibsen
and the Birth of Modernism was published to wide critical acclaim in 2006.

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