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The Resource British women writing fiction, edited by Abby H.P. Werlock ; foreword by Regina Barreca

British women writing fiction, edited by Abby H.P. Werlock ; foreword by Regina Barreca

Label
British women writing fiction
Title
British women writing fiction
Statement of responsibility
edited by Abby H.P. Werlock ; foreword by Regina Barreca
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"British women in the second half of the 20th century have produced a body of work that is as diverse as it is entertaining. This book offers an informal, jargon-free introduction to the fiction of sixteen contemporary writers either brought up or now living in England. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
823/.914099287
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PR830.W6
LC item number
B75 2000
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Werlock, Abby H. P
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English fiction
  • Women and literature
  • English fiction
Label
British women writing fiction, edited by Abby H.P. Werlock ; foreword by Regina Barreca
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Regina Barreca -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction / Abby P. Werlock -- Iris Murdoch: mapping the country of desire / Roberta White -- "Transformed and translated": the colonized reader of Doris Lessing's Canopus in Argos space fiction / Susan Rowland -- P.D. James and the dissociation of sensibility / Eric Nelson -- Retrofitting the Raj: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and the uses and abuses of the past / Judie Newman -- Anita Brookner: on reaching for the sun / Kate Fullbrook -- "Witness to their vanishing": Elaine Feinstein's fictions of Jewish continuity / Phyllis Lassner -- "Women like us must learn to stick together": lesbians in the novels of Fay Weldon / Patricia Juliana Smith -- Crossing boundaries: the female artist and the sacred word in Byatt's Possession / Deborah Denenholz Morse -- Emma Tennant: the secret lives of girls / Marilyn Wesley -- Margaret Drabble: chronicler, moralist, artist / Mary Rose Sullivan -- To pose or not to po
Control code
41319867
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 330 pages
Isbn
9780817309824
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99006471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
British women writing fiction, edited by Abby H.P. Werlock ; foreword by Regina Barreca
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / Regina Barreca -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction / Abby P. Werlock -- Iris Murdoch: mapping the country of desire / Roberta White -- "Transformed and translated": the colonized reader of Doris Lessing's Canopus in Argos space fiction / Susan Rowland -- P.D. James and the dissociation of sensibility / Eric Nelson -- Retrofitting the Raj: Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and the uses and abuses of the past / Judie Newman -- Anita Brookner: on reaching for the sun / Kate Fullbrook -- "Witness to their vanishing": Elaine Feinstein's fictions of Jewish continuity / Phyllis Lassner -- "Women like us must learn to stick together": lesbians in the novels of Fay Weldon / Patricia Juliana Smith -- Crossing boundaries: the female artist and the sacred word in Byatt's Possession / Deborah Denenholz Morse -- Emma Tennant: the secret lives of girls / Marilyn Wesley -- Margaret Drabble: chronicler, moralist, artist / Mary Rose Sullivan -- To pose or not to po
Control code
41319867
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xiv, 330 pages
Isbn
9780817309824
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
99006471
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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