Women’s and Gender Studies: Women's Literature

  • Writing Gender, Writing Nation: Women’s Fiction in Post-Independence India book cover

    Writing Gender, Writing Nation

    Women’s Fiction in Post-Independence India, 1st Edition

    By Bharti Arora

    Indian women’s writing across languages, texts, and contexts constitutes a unique narrative of the post-independence nation. It facilitates a pan-Indian understanding of the concerns taken up by the women writers, showing how ideas travel across regions and contribute towards building a thematic…

    Paperback – 2019-07-05 
    Routledge India

  • The Routledge Anthology of British Women Playwrights, 1777-1843 book cover

    The Routledge Anthology of British Women Playwrights, 1777-1843

    1st Edition

    Edited by Michael E. Sinatra, Thomas C. Crochunis

    The Routledge Anthology of British Women Playwrights, 1777-1843 brings together ten eclectic plays by female dramatists and writers, to stimulate a rich discussion of women, writing, and theatre history. Ranging through tragedy, comedy, musical theatre and mixed-genre texts, this volume celebrates…

    Paperback – 2019-06-10 
    Routledge

  • Jane Austen's Men: Rewriting Masculinity in the Romantic Era book cover

    Jane Austen's Men

    Rewriting Masculinity in the Romantic Era, 1st Edition

    By Sarah Ailwood

    This book illuminates Jane Austen’s exploration of masculinity through the courtship romance genre in the socially, politically and culturally turbulent Romantic era. Austen scrutinises, satirises, censures and ultimately rewrites dominant modes of masculinity through the courtship romance plot…

    Hardback – 2019-06-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Romanticism

  • Christina Rossetti’s Environmental Consciousness book cover

    Christina Rossetti’s Environmental Consciousness

    1st Edition

    By Todd O. Williams

    Christina Rossetti’s Environmental Consciousness takes a cognitive ecocritical approach to Rossetti’s writing as it developed throughout her career. This study provides a unique understanding of Rossetti’s identity as an artist through a cognitive model while also engaging significantly with her…

    Hardback – 2019-05-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Literatures and the Environment

  • Ukrainian Erotomaniac Fictions: First Postindependence Wave book cover

    Ukrainian Erotomaniac Fictions

    First Postindependence Wave, 1st Edition

    By Maryna Romanets

    Ukrainian Erotomaniac Fictions explores the aggressive sexualization of the Ukrainian cultural mainstream after the collapse of the USSR as a counter-reaction to the Soviet state's totalitarian, repressive politics of the body. While the book's introduction includes concise sections on such…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • In Her Own Voice: Nineteenth-Century American Women Essayists book cover

    In Her Own Voice

    Nineteenth-Century American Women Essayists, 1st Edition

    By Sherry L. Linkon

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2019-04-17 
    Routledge
    Gender and Genre in Literature

  • Neglected American Women Writers of the Long Nineteenth Century book cover

    Neglected American Women Writers of the Long Nineteenth Century

    1st Edition

    Edited by Sirpa Salenius, Verena Laschinger

    Neglected American Women Writers of the Long Nineteenth Century, edited by Verena Laschinger and Sirpa Salenius, is a collection of essays that offer a fresh perspective and original analyses of texts by American women writers of the long nineteenth century. The essays, which are written both by…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Nineteenth Century Literature

  • A Tale of a Fool?: A Microhistory of an 18th-Century Peasant Woman book cover

    A Tale of a Fool?

    A Microhistory of an 18th-Century Peasant Woman, 1st Edition

    By Guðný Hallgrímsdóttir

    A Tale of a Fool? explores the life of Guðrún Ketilsdóttir, a peasant woman born in Iceland around 1759. Guðrún worked as a farmhand for most of her adult life, and when she died she left behind a partial autobiography, which is believed to be the oldest autobiography of an Icelandic peasant woman.…

    Hardback – 2019-04-03 
    Routledge
    Microhistories

  • Black USA and Spain: Shared Memories in 20th Century Spain book cover

    Black USA and Spain

    Shared Memories in 20th Century Spain, 1st Edition

    Edited by Rosalía Cornejo-Parriego

    During the 20th-century, Spaniards and African-Americans shared significant cultural memories forged by the profound impact that various artistic and historical events had on each other. Addressing three crucial periods (the Harlem Renaissance and Jazz Age, the Spanish Civil War, and Franco's…

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Emotions in Muslim Hausa Women's Fiction: More than Just Romance book cover

    Emotions in Muslim Hausa Women's Fiction

    More than Just Romance, 1st Edition

    By Umma Aliyu Musa

    This book examines the emotions expressed in Hausa women’s prose fiction in northern Nigeria, showing how Hausa Muslim women writers use fiction in their indigenous language to demonstrate and express their anger about the problems they face in a patriarchal society. Umma Aliyu Musa shows how Hausa…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26
    Routledge
    Global Africa

  • Modernism and Modernity in British Women’s Magazines: Ultra-Modern Eves book cover

    Modernism and Modernity in British Women’s Magazines

    Ultra-Modern Eves, 1st Edition

    By Alice Wood

    This book explores the treatment of modernism and modernity in early twentieth-century British women’s magazines. It expands recent research into the diverse markets and publication outlets through which literary modernism circulated by tracing modernism’s presence in commercial magazines that have…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Twentieth-Century Literature

  • Mary Hays's 'Female Biography': Collective Biography as Enlightenment Feminism book cover

    Mary Hays's 'Female Biography'

    Collective Biography as Enlightenment Feminism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mary Spongberg, Gina Luria Walker

    The essays included in Mary Hays’s ‘Female Biography’: Collective Biography as Enlightenment Feminism emerge from the authors’ collaboration in producing the first modern edition of Hays’s work in the Chawton House Library Edition (2013, 2014). This book explores Hays’s larger ambitions to lay the…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26
    Routledge

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