The Resource Herspace : women, writing, and solitude, Jo Malin, Victoria Boynton, editors

Herspace : women, writing, and solitude, Jo Malin, Victoria Boynton, editors

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Herspace : women, writing, and solitude
Title
Herspace
Title remainder
women, writing, and solitude
Statement of responsibility
Jo Malin, Victoria Boynton, editors
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection delves deeply into the power of solitude in a richly detailed exploration of the lives of women writers! The essays in this fascinating volume combine literary theory, autobiography, performance, and criticism, while opening minds and expanding concepts of women's roles both in the home and within academia along the way. Herspace: Women, Writing, and Solitude begins with a discussion of the importance of solitude to the works of a variety of writers, including Margaret Atwood, May Sarton, Virginia Woolf, Marguerite Duras, and Zora Neale Hurston, and then moves on to an
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Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
810.9/9287
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PS147
LC item number
.H477 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1942-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Malin, Jo
  • Boynton, Victoria
Series statement
HAWORTH Innovations in Feminist Studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • English literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • Authorship
  • Personal space in literature
  • Solitude in literature
Label
Herspace : women, writing, and solitude, Jo Malin, Victoria Boynton, editors
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Includes NCTE Donald Murray Prize-Winning "What to make of missing children" (A life slipping into fiction)" by Jan Wellington"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Herspace Women, Writing, and Solitude; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; About the Editors; Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Section I: Women Theorizing Herpace-Solite and Writing; 1. Women Alone: The Spinster's Art; 2. With Sure and Uncertain Footing: Negotiating the Terrain of a Solitude in May Sarton's Journals; 3. Unknown Women: Secular Solitude in the Works of Alice Koller and May Sarton; 4. A Veritable Guest to Her Own Self; 5. Woolf, Hurston, and the House of Self; 6. The Domestic Politics of Marguerite Duras
  • Section II: Women's Writting Spaces-Solitude and the Creative Process7. Writing Women, Solitary Space, and the Ideology of Domesticity; 8. Car, Kitchen, Canyon: Mother Writing; 9. Between the Study and the Living Room: Writing Alone and with Others; Section III: Women Writing Herpace-Personal Takes on Home; 10. What to Make of Missing Children (A Life Slipping into Fiction); 11. The Little Gray House and Me; 12. The Colors and the Light; 13. A Woman's Place; 14. Reframing My Life; 15. An &/or Peace Performance; Afterword
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (306 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315785943
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000529300
  • (EBL)1639412
  • (SSID)ssj0001130865
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12548120
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001130865
  • (PQKBWorkID)11128586
  • (PQKB)10038015
  • (OCoLC)878137819
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1639412
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000529300
Label
Herspace : women, writing, and solitude, Jo Malin, Victoria Boynton, editors
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Includes NCTE Donald Murray Prize-Winning "What to make of missing children" (A life slipping into fiction)" by Jan Wellington"--Cover
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references at the end of each chapters
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Herspace Women, Writing, and Solitude; Title Page; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; About the Editors; Contributors; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Section I: Women Theorizing Herpace-Solite and Writing; 1. Women Alone: The Spinster's Art; 2. With Sure and Uncertain Footing: Negotiating the Terrain of a Solitude in May Sarton's Journals; 3. Unknown Women: Secular Solitude in the Works of Alice Koller and May Sarton; 4. A Veritable Guest to Her Own Self; 5. Woolf, Hurston, and the House of Self; 6. The Domestic Politics of Marguerite Duras
  • Section II: Women's Writting Spaces-Solitude and the Creative Process7. Writing Women, Solitary Space, and the Ideology of Domesticity; 8. Car, Kitchen, Canyon: Mother Writing; 9. Between the Study and the Living Room: Writing Alone and with Others; Section III: Women Writing Herpace-Personal Takes on Home; 10. What to Make of Missing Children (A Life Slipping into Fiction); 11. The Little Gray House and Me; 12. The Colors and the Light; 13. A Woman's Place; 14. Reframing My Life; 15. An &/or Peace Performance; Afterword
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (306 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781315785943
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)2670000000529300
  • (EBL)1639412
  • (SSID)ssj0001130865
  • (PQKBManifestationID)12548120
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0001130865
  • (PQKBWorkID)11128586
  • (PQKB)10038015
  • (OCoLC)878137819
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1639412
  • (EXLCZ)992670000000529300

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