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The Resource White women in racialized spaces : imaginative transformation and ethical action in literature, edited by Samina Najmi and Rajini Srikanth

White women in racialized spaces : imaginative transformation and ethical action in literature, edited by Samina Najmi and Rajini Srikanth

Label
White women in racialized spaces : imaginative transformation and ethical action in literature
Title
White women in racialized spaces
Title remainder
imaginative transformation and ethical action in literature
Statement of responsibility
edited by Samina Najmi and Rajini Srikanth
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
810.9/352042
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
PS173.W46
LC item number
W48 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Najmi, Samina
  • Srikanth, Rajini
Series statement
SUNY series in feminist criticism and theory
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Women, White, in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Ethics in literature
  • Race in literature
  • Women, White
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American literature
  • Ethics in literature
  • Race in literature
  • Women and literature
  • Women, White
  • Women, White, in literature
  • United States
Label
White women in racialized spaces : imaginative transformation and ethical action in literature, edited by Samina Najmi and Rajini Srikanth
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • WHITE WOMEN IN RACIALIZED SPACES: Imaginative Transformation and Ethical Action in Literature -- Contents -- Foreword: ELIZABETH AMMONS -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: SAMINA NAJMI AND RAJINI SRIKANTH -- 2. South Asians and the Complex Interstices of Whiteness: Negotiating Public Sentimentin the United States and Britain -- 3. Whiteness and Soap-Opera Justice: Comparing the Louise Woodwardand Manjit Basuta Cases -- 4. Mother Teresa as the Mirror of Bourgeois Guilt -- 5. Ventriloquism in the Captivity Narrative: White Women Challenge European American Patriarchy
  • 6. "Those Indians Are Great Thieves, I Suppose?": Historicizing the White Woman in The Squatter and the Don -- 7. "Let Me Play Desdemona": White Heroines and Interracial Desire inLouisa May Alcott's "My Contraband" and "M.L." -- 8. "Getting in Touch with the True South": Pet Negroes, White Crackers, and Racial Staging in Zora Neale Hurston's Seraph on the Suwanee -- 9. Prison, Perversion, and Pimps: The White Temptress in The Autobiography of Malcolm X and Iceberg Slim's Pimp -- 10. Subject Positions in Elizabeth Bishop's Representations of Whiteness and the "Other."
  • 11. How Can a White Woman Love a Black Woman?: The Anglo-Boer War and Possibilities of Desire -- 12. From Betrayal to Inclusion: The Work of the White Woman's Gazein Claire Denis's Chocolat -- 13. The Imperial Feminine: Victorian Women Travellers in Egypt -- 14. Chinese Coolies, Hidden Perfume, and Harriet Beecher Stowe in Anna Leonowens's: The Romance of the Harem -- About the Contributors -- Index of Names -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Z -- Index of Terms -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L
  • M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
811403765
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780791454787
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811403765
Label
White women in racialized spaces : imaginative transformation and ethical action in literature, edited by Samina Najmi and Rajini Srikanth
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • WHITE WOMEN IN RACIALIZED SPACES: Imaginative Transformation and Ethical Action in Literature -- Contents -- Foreword: ELIZABETH AMMONS -- Acknowledgments -- 1. Introduction: SAMINA NAJMI AND RAJINI SRIKANTH -- 2. South Asians and the Complex Interstices of Whiteness: Negotiating Public Sentimentin the United States and Britain -- 3. Whiteness and Soap-Opera Justice: Comparing the Louise Woodwardand Manjit Basuta Cases -- 4. Mother Teresa as the Mirror of Bourgeois Guilt -- 5. Ventriloquism in the Captivity Narrative: White Women Challenge European American Patriarchy
  • 6. "Those Indians Are Great Thieves, I Suppose?": Historicizing the White Woman in The Squatter and the Don -- 7. "Let Me Play Desdemona": White Heroines and Interracial Desire inLouisa May Alcott's "My Contraband" and "M.L." -- 8. "Getting in Touch with the True South": Pet Negroes, White Crackers, and Racial Staging in Zora Neale Hurston's Seraph on the Suwanee -- 9. Prison, Perversion, and Pimps: The White Temptress in The Autobiography of Malcolm X and Iceberg Slim's Pimp -- 10. Subject Positions in Elizabeth Bishop's Representations of Whiteness and the "Other."
  • 11. How Can a White Woman Love a Black Woman?: The Anglo-Boer War and Possibilities of Desire -- 12. From Betrayal to Inclusion: The Work of the White Woman's Gazein Claire Denis's Chocolat -- 13. The Imperial Feminine: Victorian Women Travellers in Egypt -- 14. Chinese Coolies, Hidden Perfume, and Harriet Beecher Stowe in Anna Leonowens's: The Romance of the Harem -- About the Contributors -- Index of Names -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- V -- W -- Z -- Index of Terms -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L
  • M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
811403765
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 272 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780791454787
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)811403765

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