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The Resource The Puritan origins of American sex : religion, sexuality, and national identity in American literature, Tracy Fessenden, Nicholas F. Radel, and Magdalena J. Zaborowska, editors

The Puritan origins of American sex : religion, sexuality, and national identity in American literature, Tracy Fessenden, Nicholas F. Radel, and Magdalena J. Zaborowska, editors

Label
The Puritan origins of American sex : religion, sexuality, and national identity in American literature
Title
The Puritan origins of American sex
Title remainder
religion, sexuality, and national identity in American literature
Statement of responsibility
Tracy Fessenden, Nicholas F. Radel, and Magdalena J. Zaborowska, editors
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/3538
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS169.S454
LC item number
P87 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1955-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Fessenden, Tracy
  • Radel, Nicholas F.
  • Zaborowska, Magdalena J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Sex in literature
  • Christianity and literature
  • National characteristics, American, in literature
  • Puritan movements in literature
  • Puritans
  • Religion and literature
  • Religion and literature
Label
The Puritan origins of American sex : religion, sexuality, and national identity in American literature, Tracy Fessenden, Nicholas F. Radel, and Magdalena J. Zaborowska, editors
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
Introduction : The Puritan origins of American sex / Tracy Fessenden, Nicholas F. Radel, and Magdalena J. Zaborowska -- Wigglesworth, Mather, Starr : witch-hunts and general wickedness in public / Ed Ingebretsen -- A Sodom within : historicizing Puritan homoerotics in the diary of Michael Wigglesworth / Nicholas F. Radel -- "Remember me" : the wonders of an invisible world--sex, patriarchy, and paranoia in early America / Boris Vejdovsky -- Uncleanliness is next to godliness : sexuality, salvation, and the early American woman's execution narrative / Jodi Schorb -- The Puritan eyeball, or, sexing the transcendent / Renée L. Bergland -- Ejaculating tongues : Poe, Mather, and the Jewish penis / Gustavus Stadler -- Now you shall see how a slave was made a man : gendering Frederick Douglass's struggles with Christianity / Darryl Dickson-Carr -- Enslaving passions : white male sexuality and the evasion of race / Russ Castronovo -- The other woman's sphere : nuns, prostitutes, and the medicalization of middle-class domesticity / Tracy Fessenden -- Christian maidens and heathen monks : oratorical seduction at the 1893 World's Parliament of Religions / Carrie Tirado Bramen -- Americanization of a "queer fellow" : performing Jewishness and sexuality in Abraham Cahan's The rise of David Levinsky, with a footnote on the (Monica) Lewinsky'ed nation / Magdalena J. Zaborowska -- Desert of the heart : Jane Rule's Puritan outing / Margaret Soenser Breen -- Sinners in the hands of an angry Gardner / Robert A. Morace -- "Down here in paradise" : Toni Morrison's Americas / Judith Wilt
Control code
43885830
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 308 pages
Isbn
9780415926393
Isbn Type
(hardbound)
Lccn
00035397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
The Puritan origins of American sex : religion, sexuality, and national identity in American literature, Tracy Fessenden, Nicholas F. Radel, and Magdalena J. Zaborowska, editors
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
Introduction : The Puritan origins of American sex / Tracy Fessenden, Nicholas F. Radel, and Magdalena J. Zaborowska -- Wigglesworth, Mather, Starr : witch-hunts and general wickedness in public / Ed Ingebretsen -- A Sodom within : historicizing Puritan homoerotics in the diary of Michael Wigglesworth / Nicholas F. Radel -- "Remember me" : the wonders of an invisible world--sex, patriarchy, and paranoia in early America / Boris Vejdovsky -- Uncleanliness is next to godliness : sexuality, salvation, and the early American woman's execution narrative / Jodi Schorb -- The Puritan eyeball, or, sexing the transcendent / Renée L. Bergland -- Ejaculating tongues : Poe, Mather, and the Jewish penis / Gustavus Stadler -- Now you shall see how a slave was made a man : gendering Frederick Douglass's struggles with Christianity / Darryl Dickson-Carr -- Enslaving passions : white male sexuality and the evasion of race / Russ Castronovo -- The other woman's sphere : nuns, prostitutes, and the medicalization of middle-class domesticity / Tracy Fessenden -- Christian maidens and heathen monks : oratorical seduction at the 1893 World's Parliament of Religions / Carrie Tirado Bramen -- Americanization of a "queer fellow" : performing Jewishness and sexuality in Abraham Cahan's The rise of David Levinsky, with a footnote on the (Monica) Lewinsky'ed nation / Magdalena J. Zaborowska -- Desert of the heart : Jane Rule's Puritan outing / Margaret Soenser Breen -- Sinners in the hands of an angry Gardner / Robert A. Morace -- "Down here in paradise" : Toni Morrison's Americas / Judith Wilt
Control code
43885830
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 308 pages
Isbn
9780415926393
Isbn Type
(hardbound)
Lccn
00035397
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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