The Resource Bordering on the body : the racial matrix of modern fiction and culture, Laura Doyle, (electronic book)

Bordering on the body : the racial matrix of modern fiction and culture, Laura Doyle, (electronic book)

Label
Bordering on the body : the racial matrix of modern fiction and culture
Title
Bordering on the body
Title remainder
the racial matrix of modern fiction and culture
Statement of responsibility
Laura Doyle
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The figure of the mother in literature and the arts has been the subject of much recent critical attention. Whereas many studies have focused on women writers and the maternal, Laura Doyle significantly broadens the field by tracing the racial logic internal to Western representations of maternality at least since Romanticism. She formulates a theory of "racial patriarchy" in which the circumscription of reproduction within racial borders engenders what she calls the "race mother" in literary and cultural narratives. Pairing literary movements not often considered together-
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Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Doyle, Laura
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.N4
LC item number
D65 1994eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • English fiction
  • African Americans in literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Mothers in literature
  • Race in literature
Label
Bordering on the body : the racial matrix of modern fiction and culture, Laura Doyle, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-261) and index
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
Control code
ebr10279059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
268 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Bordering on the body : the racial matrix of modern fiction and culture, Laura Doyle, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-261) and index
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
Control code
ebr10279059
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
268 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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