Body Matters: Feminism, Textuality, Corporeality
Angela Keane, Avril Horner
Manchester University Press, 2000 - Literary Criticism - 260 pages
Why do bodies matter? Body Matters is a collection of essays by feminists working in literary and cultural studies which addresses this question from a range of theoretical perspectives.
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