1st Edition

Romanticism and Gender

By Anne K. Mellor Copyright 1993
    286 Pages
    by Routledge

    288 Pages
    by Routledge

    Taking twenty women writers of the Romantic period, Romanticism and Gender explores a neglected period of the female literary tradition, and for the first time gives a broad overview of Romantic literature from a feminist perspective.

    Introduction Romanticism, Gender and Genre, Anne K. Mellor; Part 101 Part I Masculine Romanticism, Anne K. Mellor; Chapter 102 1 Gender in Masculine Romanticism, Anne K. Mellor; Part 102 Part II Feminine Romanticism; Chapter 103 2 “A REVOLUTION in Female Manners”, Anne K. Mellor; Chapter 104 3 The Rational Woman, Anne K. Mellor; Chapter 105 4 Family Politics, Anne K. Mellor; Chapter 106 5 Domesticating the Sublime, Anne K. Mellor; Chapter 107 6 Exhausting the Beautiful, Anne K. Mellor; Chapter 108 7 Writing the Self/Self Writing: William Wordsworth's Prelude/Dorothy Wordsworth's Journals, Anne K. Mellor; Part 103 Part III Ideological Cross-Dressing, John Keats, Emily Brontë; Chapter 109 Conclusion Why “Romanticism”?, Anne K. Mellor;


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