Feminist Literary Theory: A Reader

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Mary Eagleton
John Wiley & Sons, Jan 18, 2011 - Literary Criticism - 392 pages
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Now in its third edition, Feminist Literary Theory remains the most comprehensive, single volume introduction to a vital and diverse field
  • Fully revised and updated to reflect changes in the field over the last decade
  • Includes extracts from all the major critics, critical approaches and theoretical positions in contemporary feminist literary studies
  • Features a new section, Writing 'Glocal', which covers feminism's dialogue with postcolonial, global and spatial studies
  • Revised chapter introductions provide readers with helpful contextual information while extensive notes offer recommendations for further reading
 

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Contents

Section 1
199
Section 2
219
Section 3
228
Section 4
238
Section 5
244
Section 6
248
Section 7
266
Section 8
275
Section 10
291
Section 11
294
Section 12
303
Section 13
305
Section 14
306
Section 15
308
Section 16
314
Section 17
321

Section 9
277

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About the author (2011)

Mary Eagleton is Professor of Contemporary Women’s Writing at Leeds Metropolitan University, UK. She has published extensively in the field of feminist literary theory and contemporary women’s writing, including Feminist Literary Criticism (1991); Working With Feminist Criticism (Wiley-Blackwell, 1996), A Concise Companion to Feminist Theory (Wiley-Blackwell, 2003) and Figuring the Woman Author in Contemporary Fiction (2005). She is founding Co-editor of Contemporary Women’s Writing.

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