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The Resource Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French, T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting

Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French, T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting

Label
Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French
Title
Black Venus
Title remainder
sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French
Statement of responsibility
T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sharpley-Whiting, T. Denean
Dewey number
940.9/3520396
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ653
LC item number
.S55 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • French fiction
  • French fiction
  • Women, Black, in literature
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology) in literature
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
Label
Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French, T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [177]-183) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Theorizing Black Venus -- 1 Writing Sex, Writing Difference: Creating the Master Text on the Hottentot Venus -- 2 Representing Sarah-Same Difference or No Difference at All? La Vénus hottentote, ou haine aux Françaises -- 3 The Other Woman: Reading a Body of Difference in Balzac's La Fille aux yeux d'or -- 4 Black Blood, White Masks, and Négresse Sexuality in de Pons's Ourika, l'Africaine -- 5 Black Is the Difference: Identity, Colonialism, and Fetishism in La Belle Dorothée -- 6 Desirous and Dangerous Imaginations: The Black Female Body and the Courtesan in Zola's Thérèse Raquin -- 7 Can a White Man Love a Black Woman? Perversions of Love beyond the Pale in Maupassant's Boitelle -- 8 Bamboulas, Bacchanals, and Dark Veils over White Memories in Loti's Le Roman d'un spahi -- 9 Cinematic Venus in the Africanist Orient -- Epilogue -- Appendix: The Hottentot Venus, or Hatred of Frenchwomen
Control code
39890372
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 190 pages
Isbn
9780822323402
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98037728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French, T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [177]-183) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Theorizing Black Venus -- 1 Writing Sex, Writing Difference: Creating the Master Text on the Hottentot Venus -- 2 Representing Sarah-Same Difference or No Difference at All? La Vénus hottentote, ou haine aux Françaises -- 3 The Other Woman: Reading a Body of Difference in Balzac's La Fille aux yeux d'or -- 4 Black Blood, White Masks, and Négresse Sexuality in de Pons's Ourika, l'Africaine -- 5 Black Is the Difference: Identity, Colonialism, and Fetishism in La Belle Dorothée -- 6 Desirous and Dangerous Imaginations: The Black Female Body and the Courtesan in Zola's Thérèse Raquin -- 7 Can a White Man Love a Black Woman? Perversions of Love beyond the Pale in Maupassant's Boitelle -- 8 Bamboulas, Bacchanals, and Dark Veils over White Memories in Loti's Le Roman d'un spahi -- 9 Cinematic Venus in the Africanist Orient -- Epilogue -- Appendix: The Hottentot Venus, or Hatred of Frenchwomen
Control code
39890372
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 190 pages
Isbn
9780822323402
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
98037728
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations

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