The Resource Grotesque relations : modernist domestic fiction and the U.S. welfare state, Susan Edmunds, (electronic book)

Grotesque relations : modernist domestic fiction and the U.S. welfare state, Susan Edmunds, (electronic book)

Label
Grotesque relations : modernist domestic fiction and the U.S. welfare state
Title
Grotesque relations
Title remainder
modernist domestic fiction and the U.S. welfare state
Statement of responsibility
Susan Edmunds
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1961-
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Edmunds, Susan
Dewey number
813/.50936
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.M535
LC item number
E34 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • American fiction
  • Domestic fiction, American
  • Politics and literature
  • Modernism (Literature)
  • Literature and society
  • Public welfare
  • Grotesque in literature
  • Welfare state in literature
Label
Grotesque relations : modernist domestic fiction and the U.S. welfare state, Susan Edmunds, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-251) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: "As with a startling picture" : modernism and the domestic sphere -- "For she asks forever only help" : the critique of maternalist reform discourse in Djuna Barnes's Ryder -- Tortured bodies and twisted words : the antidomestic vision of Jean Toomer's Cane -- Freaked : eastern European immigration and the "American home" in Edna Ferber's American beauty -- "Not sentimental" : the double bind of white working-class femininity in Tillie Olsen's Yonnondio -- Siren calls : consumer revolution and the body beautiful in Nathanael West's The day of the locust -- "Not charity yet!" : state-supported capitalism and the secret life of god in Flannery O'Connor's Wise blood
Control code
ebr10246238
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 258 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Grotesque relations : modernist domestic fiction and the U.S. welfare state, Susan Edmunds, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [233]-251) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
Introduction: "As with a startling picture" : modernism and the domestic sphere -- "For she asks forever only help" : the critique of maternalist reform discourse in Djuna Barnes's Ryder -- Tortured bodies and twisted words : the antidomestic vision of Jean Toomer's Cane -- Freaked : eastern European immigration and the "American home" in Edna Ferber's American beauty -- "Not sentimental" : the double bind of white working-class femininity in Tillie Olsen's Yonnondio -- Siren calls : consumer revolution and the body beautiful in Nathanael West's The day of the locust -- "Not charity yet!" : state-supported capitalism and the secret life of god in Flannery O'Connor's Wise blood
Control code
ebr10246238
Dimensions
25 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 258 p.
Form of item
electronic
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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