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The Resource Economies of desire at the Victorian fin de siècle : libidinal lives, edited by Jane Ford, Kim Edwards Keates, and Patricia Pulham

Economies of desire at the Victorian fin de siècle : libidinal lives, edited by Jane Ford, Kim Edwards Keates, and Patricia Pulham

Label
Economies of desire at the Victorian fin de siècle : libidinal lives
Title
Economies of desire at the Victorian fin de siècle
Title remainder
libidinal lives
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jane Ford, Kim Edwards Keates, and Patricia Pulham
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1983-
  • 1984-
  • 1959-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Ford, Jane
  • Keates, Kim Edwards
  • Pulham, Patricia
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Desire in literature
  • Sex in literature
  • English literature
  • Literature and society
  • Economics in literature
Label
Economies of desire at the Victorian fin de siècle : libidinal lives, edited by Jane Ford, Kim Edwards Keates, and Patricia Pulham
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part I: Ariculating desire - Always leave them wanting more: Oscar Wilde's Salome and the failed circulations of desire / Ruth Robbins -- A.E. Housman's Ballad economies / Veronica Alfano -- Perfume clouds: olfaction, memory, and desire in Arthur Symons's London nights / Jane Desmarais -- Part II: Human currencies - Urban economies and the dead-woman muse in the poetry of Amy Levy and Djuna Barnes / Sarah Parker -- Greek gift and "given being": the libidinal economies of Vernon Lee's Supernatural tales / Jane Ford -- The aesthete, the banker, and the saint: economies of gift and desire in Lucas Malet's The far horizon / Catherine Delyfer -- Part III: Queer performativity - Living parody: Eric, Count Stenbock, and economies of peversity / Matthew Bradley -- Camp aesthetics and inequality: Baron Corvo's Toto stories / Kristin Mahoney -- "Our brains struck fire each from each": disidentification, difference, and desire in the collaborative aesthetics of Michael Field / Jill R. Ehnenn
Control code
031467816
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 214 p.
Isbn
9781138826342
Lccn
2015021678
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Economies of desire at the Victorian fin de siècle : libidinal lives, edited by Jane Ford, Kim Edwards Keates, and Patricia Pulham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Part I: Ariculating desire - Always leave them wanting more: Oscar Wilde's Salome and the failed circulations of desire / Ruth Robbins -- A.E. Housman's Ballad economies / Veronica Alfano -- Perfume clouds: olfaction, memory, and desire in Arthur Symons's London nights / Jane Desmarais -- Part II: Human currencies - Urban economies and the dead-woman muse in the poetry of Amy Levy and Djuna Barnes / Sarah Parker -- Greek gift and "given being": the libidinal economies of Vernon Lee's Supernatural tales / Jane Ford -- The aesthete, the banker, and the saint: economies of gift and desire in Lucas Malet's The far horizon / Catherine Delyfer -- Part III: Queer performativity - Living parody: Eric, Count Stenbock, and economies of peversity / Matthew Bradley -- Camp aesthetics and inequality: Baron Corvo's Toto stories / Kristin Mahoney -- "Our brains struck fire each from each": disidentification, difference, and desire in the collaborative aesthetics of Michael Field / Jill R. Ehnenn
Control code
031467816
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
viii, 214 p.
Isbn
9781138826342
Lccn
2015021678
Other physical details
ill.

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