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The Resource Palatable poison : critical perspectives on The well of loneliness, edited by Laura Doan & Jay Prosser

Palatable poison : critical perspectives on The well of loneliness, edited by Laura Doan & Jay Prosser

Label
Palatable poison : critical perspectives on The well of loneliness
Title
Palatable poison
Title remainder
critical perspectives on The well of loneliness
Statement of responsibility
edited by Laura Doan & Jay Prosser
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
LC call number
PR6015.A33
LC item number
W57 2001
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Doan, Laura L.
  • Prosser, Jay
Series statement
Gender and culture (Columbia U.P.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lesbians in literature
  • Hall, Radclyffe
  • Hall, Radclyffe
Label
Palatable poison : critical perspectives on The well of loneliness, edited by Laura Doan & Jay Prosser
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Critical Perspectives Past and Present/
  • Laura Doan
  • Jay Prosser
  • p. 1
  • Part 1.
  • Perspectives Past
  • First Wave
  • 1.
  • Commentary (1928)/
  • Havelock Ellis
  • p. 35
  • 2.
  • "A Book That Must Be Suppressed" (1928)/
  • James Douglas
  • p. 36
  • 3.
  • Judgment (1928)/
  • Sir Chartres Biron
  • p. 39
  • 4.
  • Selection of Early Reviews.
  • p. 50
  • Second Wave
  • 5.
  • "Radclyffe Hall" (1975)/
  • Jane Rule
  • p. 77
  • 6.
  • "The Mythic Mannish Lesbian: Radclyffe Hall and the New Woman" (1989)/
  • Esther Newton
  • p. 89
  • 7.
  • "Perverse Desire: The Lure of the Mannish Lesbian" (1991)/
  • Teresa De Lauretis
  • p. 109
  • Part 2.
  • Perspectives Present
  • New Sexual Inversions
  • 8.
  • "Some Primitive Thing Conceived in a Turbulent Age of Transition": The Transsexual Emerging from The Well/
  • Jay Prosser
  • p. 129
  • 9.
  • "A Writer of Misfits": "John" Radclyffe Hall and the Discourse of Inversion/
  • Judith Halberstam
  • p. 145
  • 10.
  • "The Outcast of One Age Is the Hero of Another": Radclyffe Hall, Edward Carpenter and the Intermediate Sex/
  • Laura Doan
  • p. 162
  • 11.
  • "All My Life I've Been Waiting for Something..": Theorizing Femme Narrative in The Well of Loneliness/
  • Clare Hemmings
  • p. 179
  • Well's Wounds
  • 12.
  • Well of Shame/
  • Sally R. Munt
  • p. 199
  • 13.
  • Well of Loneliness as War Novel/
  • Susan Kingsley Kent
  • p. 216
  • 14.
  • War Wounds: The Nation, Shell Shock, and Psychoanalysis in The Well of Loneliness/
  • Jodie Medd
  • p. 232
  • 15.
  • Of Trees and Polities, Wars and Wounds/
  • Trevor Hope
  • p. 255
  • On Location
  • 16.
  • "I Want to Cross Over into Camp Ground": Race and Inversion in The Well of Loneliness/
  • Jean Walton
  • p. 277
  • 17.
  • "Something Primitive and Age-Old as Nature Herself": Lesbian Sexuality and the Permission of the Exotic/
  • Sarah E. Chinn
  • p. 300
  • 18.
  • Once More unto the Breach: The Well of Loneliness and the Spaces of Inversion/
  • Victoria Rosner
  • p. 316
  • 19.
  • Great Cities: Radclyffe Hall at the Chicago School/
  • Julie Abraham
  • p. 336
  • 20.
  • Well Meaning: Pragmatism, Lesbianism, and the U.S. Obscenity Trial/
  • Kim Emery
  • p. 355
  • 21.
  • Writing by the Light of The Well: Radclyffe Hall and the Lesbian Modernists/
  • Joanne Winning
  • p. 372
  • Afterword: It Was Good, Good, Good/
  • Terry Castle
  • p. 394
  • Contributors.
  • p. 403
  • Suggested Readings.
  • p. 407
  • Index.
  • p. 411
Control code
l82001028992
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 418 p
Isbn
9780231118750
Lccn
2001028992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Palatable poison : critical perspectives on The well of loneliness, edited by Laura Doan & Jay Prosser
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [407]-410) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction: Critical Perspectives Past and Present/
  • Laura Doan
  • Jay Prosser
  • p. 1
  • Part 1.
  • Perspectives Past
  • First Wave
  • 1.
  • Commentary (1928)/
  • Havelock Ellis
  • p. 35
  • 2.
  • "A Book That Must Be Suppressed" (1928)/
  • James Douglas
  • p. 36
  • 3.
  • Judgment (1928)/
  • Sir Chartres Biron
  • p. 39
  • 4.
  • Selection of Early Reviews.
  • p. 50
  • Second Wave
  • 5.
  • "Radclyffe Hall" (1975)/
  • Jane Rule
  • p. 77
  • 6.
  • "The Mythic Mannish Lesbian: Radclyffe Hall and the New Woman" (1989)/
  • Esther Newton
  • p. 89
  • 7.
  • "Perverse Desire: The Lure of the Mannish Lesbian" (1991)/
  • Teresa De Lauretis
  • p. 109
  • Part 2.
  • Perspectives Present
  • New Sexual Inversions
  • 8.
  • "Some Primitive Thing Conceived in a Turbulent Age of Transition": The Transsexual Emerging from The Well/
  • Jay Prosser
  • p. 129
  • 9.
  • "A Writer of Misfits": "John" Radclyffe Hall and the Discourse of Inversion/
  • Judith Halberstam
  • p. 145
  • 10.
  • "The Outcast of One Age Is the Hero of Another": Radclyffe Hall, Edward Carpenter and the Intermediate Sex/
  • Laura Doan
  • p. 162
  • 11.
  • "All My Life I've Been Waiting for Something..": Theorizing Femme Narrative in The Well of Loneliness/
  • Clare Hemmings
  • p. 179
  • Well's Wounds
  • 12.
  • Well of Shame/
  • Sally R. Munt
  • p. 199
  • 13.
  • Well of Loneliness as War Novel/
  • Susan Kingsley Kent
  • p. 216
  • 14.
  • War Wounds: The Nation, Shell Shock, and Psychoanalysis in The Well of Loneliness/
  • Jodie Medd
  • p. 232
  • 15.
  • Of Trees and Polities, Wars and Wounds/
  • Trevor Hope
  • p. 255
  • On Location
  • 16.
  • "I Want to Cross Over into Camp Ground": Race and Inversion in The Well of Loneliness/
  • Jean Walton
  • p. 277
  • 17.
  • "Something Primitive and Age-Old as Nature Herself": Lesbian Sexuality and the Permission of the Exotic/
  • Sarah E. Chinn
  • p. 300
  • 18.
  • Once More unto the Breach: The Well of Loneliness and the Spaces of Inversion/
  • Victoria Rosner
  • p. 316
  • 19.
  • Great Cities: Radclyffe Hall at the Chicago School/
  • Julie Abraham
  • p. 336
  • 20.
  • Well Meaning: Pragmatism, Lesbianism, and the U.S. Obscenity Trial/
  • Kim Emery
  • p. 355
  • 21.
  • Writing by the Light of The Well: Radclyffe Hall and the Lesbian Modernists/
  • Joanne Winning
  • p. 372
  • Afterword: It Was Good, Good, Good/
  • Terry Castle
  • p. 394
  • Contributors.
  • p. 403
  • Suggested Readings.
  • p. 407
  • Index.
  • p. 411
Control code
l82001028992
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 418 p
Isbn
9780231118750
Lccn
2001028992
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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