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The Resource Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French, T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting, (electronic book)

Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French, T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting, (electronic book)

Label
Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French
Title
Black Venus
Title remainder
sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French
Statement of responsibility
T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
NcD
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Sharpley-Whiting, T. Denean
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PQ653
LC item number
.S55 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • French fiction
  • French fiction
  • Women, Black, in literature
  • Stereotypes (Social psychology) in literature
  • Popular culture
  • Popular culture
Label
Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French, T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-183) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Theorizing Black Venus -- 1 Writing Sex, Writing Difference: Creating the Master Text on the Hottentot Venus -- 2 Representing Sarah-Same Difference or No Difference at All? La Vénus hottentote, ou haine aux Françaises -- 3 The Other Woman: Reading a Body of Difference in Balzac's La Fille aux yeux d'or -- 4 Black Blood, White Masks, and Négresse Sexuality in de Pons's Ourika, l'Africaine -- 5 Black Is the Difference: Identity, Colonialism, and Fetishism in La Belle Dorothée -- 6 Desirous and Dangerous Imaginations: The Black Female Body and the Courtesan in Zola's Thérèse Raquin -- 7 Can a White Man Love a Black Woman? Perversions of Love beyond the Pale in Maupassant's Boitelle -- 8 Bamboulas, Bacchanals, and Dark Veils over White Memories in Loti's Le Roman d'un spahi -- 9 Cinematic Venus in the Africanist Orient -- Epilogue -- Appendix: The Hottentot Venus, or Hatred of Frenchwomen
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 190 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822323402
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Black Venus : sexualized savages, primal fears, and primitive narratives in French, T. Denean Sharpley-Whiting, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [177]-183) and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: Theorizing Black Venus -- 1 Writing Sex, Writing Difference: Creating the Master Text on the Hottentot Venus -- 2 Representing Sarah-Same Difference or No Difference at All? La Vénus hottentote, ou haine aux Françaises -- 3 The Other Woman: Reading a Body of Difference in Balzac's La Fille aux yeux d'or -- 4 Black Blood, White Masks, and Négresse Sexuality in de Pons's Ourika, l'Africaine -- 5 Black Is the Difference: Identity, Colonialism, and Fetishism in La Belle Dorothée -- 6 Desirous and Dangerous Imaginations: The Black Female Body and the Courtesan in Zola's Thérèse Raquin -- 7 Can a White Man Love a Black Woman? Perversions of Love beyond the Pale in Maupassant's Boitelle -- 8 Bamboulas, Bacchanals, and Dark Veils over White Memories in Loti's Le Roman d'un spahi -- 9 Cinematic Venus in the Africanist Orient -- Epilogue -- Appendix: The Hottentot Venus, or Hatred of Frenchwomen
Dimensions
23 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 190 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780822323402
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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