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Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers

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Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers
Title
Polymorphous Domesticities
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Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers
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Language
eng
Summary
Polymorphous Domesticities maps out the play of gender, sexuality, and alternative forms of domesticity in the works of four modern European and American writers--Edith Wharton, Djuna Barnes, Colette, and J.R. Ackerley. What these four writers have in common is a defiance of patriarchal paradigms in their lives as well as in their works. Not only did they live outside the norms of the heterosexual family unit, they also pursued and wrote about alternative lifestyles that prominently involved animals. Through close readings from a feminist perspective, Juliana Schiesari reconfigures the ways in
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EBLCP
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Series volume
10
Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers
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Polymorphous Domesticities : Pets, Bodies, and Desire in Four Modern Writers
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt1pnzkg
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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text
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rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction; 1. Re-Visions of Diana in Edith Wharton; 2. Colette at Home; 3. Romancing the Beast: J.R. Ackerley's Dog Days and the Meaning of Sex; Afterword; Notes; Bibliography
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1 online resource (144 pages).
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online
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9780520952317
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rdamedia
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