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The Resource The Oxford book of women's writing in the United States, edited by Linda Wagner-Martin, Cathy N. Davidson

The Oxford book of women's writing in the United States, edited by Linda Wagner-Martin, Cathy N. Davidson

Label
The Oxford book of women's writing in the United States
Title
The Oxford book of women's writing in the United States
Statement of responsibility
edited by Linda Wagner-Martin, Cathy N. Davidson
Title variation
Women's writing in the United States
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wagner-Martin, Linda
  • Davidson, Cathy N.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American literature
  • Women
Label
The Oxford book of women's writing in the United States, edited by Linda Wagner-Martin, Cathy N. Davidson
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Part 1. Short fiction. Tom's husband / Sarah Orne Jewett -- Tony's wife / Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-Nelson -- The revolt of "Mother" / Mary Wilkins Freeman -- The yellow wall-paper / Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman -- A male Magdalene, from Samantha vs. Josiah / Marietta Holley -- A pair of silk stockings / Kate Chopin -- The other two / Edith Wharton -- Seventeen syllables / Hisaye Yamamoto -- Freedom / Nella Larsen -- Sweat / Zora Neale Hurston -- O yes / Tillie Olsen -- A late encounter with the enemy / Flannery O'Connor -- A worn path / Eudora Welty -- The shawl / Cynthia Ozick -- Extenuating circumstances / Joyce Carol Oates -- Miss Clairol / Helena María Viramontes -- Recitatif / Toni Morrison -- In the American society / Gish Jen -- May's lion / Ursula K. Le Guin -- Life in the iron-mills / Rebecca Harding Davis -- Old Mrs. Harris / Willa Cather -- Part 2. Poetry. Poetry from the beginning ; Contemporary poetry -- Part 3. Public lives. Women and the nation ; The struggle for understanding ; From the personal to the political -- Part 4. Acting out. Overtones / Alice Gerstenberg -- Trifles : a play in one act / Susan Glaspell -- Bitter cane / Genny Lim -- Ain't I a woman? / Sojourner Truth -- Men in your life / Alice Childress -- from United States / Laurie Anderson -- Roslyn Malamud : the coup, from Fires in the mirror / Anna Deavere Smith -- Native American ritual -- Kopis'taya (a gathering of spirits) / Paula Gunn Allen -- Naming power / Wendy Rose -- The foot-washing / George Ella Lyon -- from The women of Brewster Place / Gloria Naylor -- The sixth work : rituals for the extended family, from Jambalaya / Luisah Teish -- The ceremonies of community, from The telling / E.M. Broner -- Part 5. Private lives. The republic of women's letters ; Women in the nineteenth century ; Turning the century ; Modern voices -- Part 6. Bodily pleasures. Recipes ; Erotica
Control code
31971784
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 596 pages
Isbn
9780195087062
Lccn
95001499
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
The Oxford book of women's writing in the United States, edited by Linda Wagner-Martin, Cathy N. Davidson
Publication
Note
Includes 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
Part 1. Short fiction. Tom's husband / Sarah Orne Jewett -- Tony's wife / Alice Ruth Moore Dunbar-Nelson -- The revolt of "Mother" / Mary Wilkins Freeman -- The yellow wall-paper / Charlotte Perkins Stetson Gilman -- A male Magdalene, from Samantha vs. Josiah / Marietta Holley -- A pair of silk stockings / Kate Chopin -- The other two / Edith Wharton -- Seventeen syllables / Hisaye Yamamoto -- Freedom / Nella Larsen -- Sweat / Zora Neale Hurston -- O yes / Tillie Olsen -- A late encounter with the enemy / Flannery O'Connor -- A worn path / Eudora Welty -- The shawl / Cynthia Ozick -- Extenuating circumstances / Joyce Carol Oates -- Miss Clairol / Helena María Viramontes -- Recitatif / Toni Morrison -- In the American society / Gish Jen -- May's lion / Ursula K. Le Guin -- Life in the iron-mills / Rebecca Harding Davis -- Old Mrs. Harris / Willa Cather -- Part 2. Poetry. Poetry from the beginning ; Contemporary poetry -- Part 3. Public lives. Women and the nation ; The struggle for understanding ; From the personal to the political -- Part 4. Acting out. Overtones / Alice Gerstenberg -- Trifles : a play in one act / Susan Glaspell -- Bitter cane / Genny Lim -- Ain't I a woman? / Sojourner Truth -- Men in your life / Alice Childress -- from United States / Laurie Anderson -- Roslyn Malamud : the coup, from Fires in the mirror / Anna Deavere Smith -- Native American ritual -- Kopis'taya (a gathering of spirits) / Paula Gunn Allen -- Naming power / Wendy Rose -- The foot-washing / George Ella Lyon -- from The women of Brewster Place / Gloria Naylor -- The sixth work : rituals for the extended family, from Jambalaya / Luisah Teish -- The ceremonies of community, from The telling / E.M. Broner -- Part 5. Private lives. The republic of women's letters ; Women in the nineteenth century ; Turning the century ; Modern voices -- Part 6. Bodily pleasures. Recipes ; Erotica
Control code
31971784
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
x, 596 pages
Isbn
9780195087062
Lccn
95001499
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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