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The Resource This giving birth : pregnancy and childbirth in American women's writing, edited by Julie Tharp and Susan MacCallum-Whitcomb

This giving birth : pregnancy and childbirth in American women's writing, edited by Julie Tharp and Susan MacCallum-Whitcomb

Label
This giving birth : pregnancy and childbirth in American women's writing
Title
This giving birth
Title remainder
pregnancy and childbirth in American women's writing
Statement of responsibility
edited by Julie Tharp and Susan MacCallum-Whitcomb
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This Giving Birth is a collection of essays which underlines the central place pregnancy and childbirth hold in American women's writing. Embracing three centuries of prose and poetry, the anthology traces the evolution of American maternity literature, exploring the difficulties mothers faced as they struggled to transform themselves from objects into maternal subjects."--Jacket
  • "This Giving Birth is a collection of essays which underlines the central place pregnancy and childbirth hold in American women's writing. Embracing three centuries of prose and poetry, the anthology traces the evolution of American maternity literature, exploring the difficulties mothers faced as they struggled to transform themselves from objects into maternal subjects."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
810.9/3520431
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS147
LC item number
.T55 2000
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Tharp, Julie Ann
  • MacCallum-Whitcomb, Susan
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Women and literature
  • Mother and child in literature
  • Childbirth in literature
  • Motherhood in literature
  • Pregnancy in literature
Label
This giving birth : pregnancy and childbirth in American women's writing, edited by Julie Tharp and Susan MacCallum-Whitcomb
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The circular journey of poetry and children / Karen Haas-Howland -- Bring forth life from body to text / Michele Lise Tarter -- Claiming our birth-write / Susan MacCallum-Whitcomb -- Thirty-nine weels / Gail Lippincott -- Southern conceptions / Debra Beilke -- Maternal conceptions in Toni Morrison's the Bluest eye and Tar baby / Andrea O'Reilly -- Seeds of shame or seeds of change / Brenda Daly -- "Into the birth house" / Julie Tharp -- "Some epic use for my excellent body" / Ellen Argyros -- The birth of new languages / Kimberly M. Blaeser
Control code
42692080
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780879728083
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99051805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
This giving birth : pregnancy and childbirth in American women's writing, edited by Julie Tharp and Susan MacCallum-Whitcomb
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The circular journey of poetry and children / Karen Haas-Howland -- Bring forth life from body to text / Michele Lise Tarter -- Claiming our birth-write / Susan MacCallum-Whitcomb -- Thirty-nine weels / Gail Lippincott -- Southern conceptions / Debra Beilke -- Maternal conceptions in Toni Morrison's the Bluest eye and Tar baby / Andrea O'Reilly -- Seeds of shame or seeds of change / Brenda Daly -- "Into the birth house" / Julie Tharp -- "Some epic use for my excellent body" / Ellen Argyros -- The birth of new languages / Kimberly M. Blaeser
Control code
42692080
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
175 pages
Isbn
9780879728083
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
99051805
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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