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The Resource H.D. and the Victorian fin de siècle : gender, modernism, decadence, Cassandra Laity

H.D. and the Victorian fin de siècle : gender, modernism, decadence, Cassandra Laity

Label
H.D. and the Victorian fin de siècle : gender, modernism, decadence
Title
H.D. and the Victorian fin de siècle
Title remainder
gender, modernism, decadence
Statement of responsibility
Cassandra Laity
Title variation
HD and the Victorian fin de siècle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"The first exhustive treatment H.D. 's poetic engagement with Greece, and one of a few studies of a modern poet in relation to hellenism, Classic Lines defines literary models of ancient Greece that modern writers shared, treats ancient texts themselves in some detail, and catalogues the classical allusions in H.D.'s lyric poetry." From the bookjacket
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Laity, Cassandra
Dewey number
811.52
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3507.O726
LC item number
Z77 1996
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in American literature and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • H. D.
  • Women and literature
  • English literature
  • Decadence (Literary movement)
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • American poetry
  • Sex (Psychology) in literature
  • Gender identity in literature
  • Aestheticism (Literature)
Label
H.D. and the Victorian fin de siècle : gender, modernism, decadence, Cassandra Laity
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-210) 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
Introduction: Dramatis Personae: The Aesthete Androgyne and the Femme Fatale -- 1. The Rhetoric of Anti-Romanticism: Gendered Genealogies of Male Modernism -- 2. H.D.'s Early Decadent Masks and Images: HER; Sea Garden -- 3. Writing the Decadent Boy Androgyne: Whiteness, Diaphaneite, Poikilia, and Male Statuary -- 4. Across Gender, across Sexuality: H.D.'s Male Masking and the Sexual Narrative: Hippolytus Temporizes; "Heliodora" -- 5. Toward a Revised Myth of Origins: From the Diaphanous Androgyne to the Abject Femme Fatale -- 6. From Agon to "Heros Fatale": Pre-Raphaelite Transformations of Male Modernism/Modernity -- 7. Feminine Abjection and Trilogy
Control code
34151398
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 215 pages
Isbn
9780521554145
Lccn
96003827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)34151398
Label
H.D. and the Victorian fin de siècle : gender, modernism, decadence, Cassandra Laity
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-210) 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
Introduction: Dramatis Personae: The Aesthete Androgyne and the Femme Fatale -- 1. The Rhetoric of Anti-Romanticism: Gendered Genealogies of Male Modernism -- 2. H.D.'s Early Decadent Masks and Images: HER; Sea Garden -- 3. Writing the Decadent Boy Androgyne: Whiteness, Diaphaneite, Poikilia, and Male Statuary -- 4. Across Gender, across Sexuality: H.D.'s Male Masking and the Sexual Narrative: Hippolytus Temporizes; "Heliodora" -- 5. Toward a Revised Myth of Origins: From the Diaphanous Androgyne to the Abject Femme Fatale -- 6. From Agon to "Heros Fatale": Pre-Raphaelite Transformations of Male Modernism/Modernity -- 7. Feminine Abjection and Trilogy
Control code
34151398
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xix, 215 pages
Isbn
9780521554145
Lccn
96003827
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)34151398

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