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The Resource Fleshing out America : race, gender, and the politics of the body in American literature, 1833-1879, Carolyn Sorisio

Fleshing out America : race, gender, and the politics of the body in American literature, 1833-1879, Carolyn Sorisio

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Fleshing out America : race, gender, and the politics of the body in American literature, 1833-1879
Title
Fleshing out America
Title remainder
race, gender, and the politics of the body in American literature, 1833-1879
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn Sorisio
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sorisio, Carolyn
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • American literature
  • Human body in literature
  • Politics and literature
  • Sex role in literature
  • Race in literature
Label
Fleshing out America : race, gender, and the politics of the body in American literature, 1833-1879, Carolyn Sorisio
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-285) and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: remapping the nineteenth-century literary landscape -- The body in the body politic: race, gender, and sexuality in nineteenth-century America -- The spectacle of the body: corporeality in Lydia Maria Child's antislavery writing -- Deflecting the public's gaze and disciplining desire: Harper's antebellum poetry and Reconstruction fiction -- Saxons and slavery: corporeal challenges to Ralph Waldo Emerson's Republic of the spirit -- The new face of empire: the price of Margaret Fuller's progressive feminist project -- "Who need be afraid of the merge?": Whitman's radical promise and the perils of seduction -- "Never before had my puny arm felt half so strong": corporeality and transcendence in Jacobs's incidents -- Epilogue: Martin R. Delany and the politics of ethnology
Control code
48966882
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 299 pages
Isbn
9780820323572
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002001359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Fleshing out America : race, gender, and the politics of the body in American literature, 1833-1879, Carolyn Sorisio
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-285) 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
Introduction: remapping the nineteenth-century literary landscape -- The body in the body politic: race, gender, and sexuality in nineteenth-century America -- The spectacle of the body: corporeality in Lydia Maria Child's antislavery writing -- Deflecting the public's gaze and disciplining desire: Harper's antebellum poetry and Reconstruction fiction -- Saxons and slavery: corporeal challenges to Ralph Waldo Emerson's Republic of the spirit -- The new face of empire: the price of Margaret Fuller's progressive feminist project -- "Who need be afraid of the merge?": Whitman's radical promise and the perils of seduction -- "Never before had my puny arm felt half so strong": corporeality and transcendence in Jacobs's incidents -- Epilogue: Martin R. Delany and the politics of ethnology
Control code
48966882
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 299 pages
Isbn
9780820323572
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2002001359
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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