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exploration of representation and feminism in selected works of Aphra Behn.

Rachel Kilkenny

exploration of representation and feminism in selected works of Aphra Behn.

by Rachel Kilkenny

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ContributionsManchester Metropolitan University. Department of English and History.
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Aphra Behn and the Canon A study of selected plays, prose fictions and poems by Behn in relation to both the emerging canon of early modern English literature and to contemporary debates about canonicity within feminism and cultural studies. Restriction: ENGLISH   Selected works of English literature, focusing on works representing literary, historical, and cultural trends and tensions in the Romantic, Victorian, Modern, and Post-Modern periods. Writers will include canonical male writers such as Blake, Tennyson, Yeats, and Beckett along with formerly famous but now neglected women writers like Charlotte.

Chloe Plus Olivia book. Read 18 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Spanning the literature of four centuries, this is the most compl. Private jottings, public utterances: Aphra Behn's writings and her Commonplace Book Mary Ann O'Donnell New light on the background and early life of Aphra Behn Jane Jones. (source: Nielsen Book Data) Aphra Behn was England's first professional woman writer, but her status as a major author has only recently become clear. Between the.

History of selected feminist issues. The history of feminist theory. Nancy Cott draws a distinction between "modern feminism" and its antecedents, particularly the struggle for suffrage. In the United States she places the turning point in the decades before and after women obtained the vote in ().   The Complete Works of Aphra Behn. Edited by Janet Todd. 7 vols. Columbus, OH: Ohio State U. Press, [Poems are in Vol. 1; plays in ] _____. A Critical Old-Spelling Edition of Aphra Behn's The City Heiress. Edited by William R. Hersey. New York: Garland, Pp. vii + _____. Love-Letters between a Nobleman and His Sister.


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Feminism and Cultural Exploration in Aurora Leigh J June 5, by sampler Victorian literature, like almost all literature, speaks inherently of the social, philosophical and religious issues which molded the people of the time.

Focuses on misprints in references to Aphra Behn's literary works. Spelling of Antoine Biel for Antoine Biet in the book `Oroonoko, the Rover and other works,' edited by Janet Todd; Misprint in the first volume of `The Works of Aphra Behn,' edited by Janet Todd.

The Failure of Trade's Empire in The History of Emily Montague. The Cambridge Companion to Aphra Behn, Cambridge University Press. Hutner, Heidi (ed.), Rereading Aphra Behn: History, Theory, and Criticism, University of Virginia Press.

Kreis-Schinck, Annette, Women, Writing, and the Theater in the Early Modern Period: The Plays of Aphra Behn and Susanne [ie Susanna] Centlivre, Fairleigh. Aphra Behn, The Feigned Courtesans; or, A Night's Intrigue, in "The Rover" and Other Plays, ed.

Jane Spencer (New York: Oxford University Press), adaptations of such canonical works Author: Leah Lowe. The work of these dramatists is discussed alongside that of male contemporaries, and in the light of a post-structuralist feminism.

Derek Hughes's refreshing and lively look at The Theatre of Aphra Behn is also concerned to identify Behn's feminism. He too explores Robert Gould's satiric quip, but is at great pains to set limits on Gould's Cited by: 1. Joel Gwynne is Assistant Professor of English at the National Institute of Education, Singapore.

He is the author of The Secular Visionaries: Aestheticism and New Zealand Short Fiction in the Twentieth Century () and is the co-editor of two other books: Sexuality and Contemporary Literature () and Postfeminism and Contemporary Hollywood Cinema (). Aphra Behn and the Origins of Feminism and the Glass Curtain in Professional Theatre Although centuries separate the above remarks by Behn, Morton, and Jonas and Bennett, these women all underscore one critical point: sexism is a historical and recurring problem in 1 Cited in Gipson, Rosemary.

“Martha Morton: America’s First Professional Woman. This book has been cited by the following publications. This collection of new essays is a comprehensive exploration of the theoretical and practical issues surrounding the editing of texts by early modern women.

The chapters consider the latest developments in the field and address a wide range of topics, including the 'ideologies' of. of Aphra Behn. 19 A great many other eighteenth-century women writers likewise captured the interest of scholars during the s, so man y that it’ s impossible to list.

A Particular History of the Senses. Author: Michael Taussig; Publisher: Routledge ISBN: Category: Social Science Page: View: DOWNLOAD NOW» In his most ambitious and accomplished work to date, Michael Taussig undertakes a history of mimesis, the practice of imitation, and its relation to alterity, the opposition of Self and Other.

Aphra Behn, recognized as being England’s first woman writer to earn money from her publications, is a woman who pushed boundaries with her writing in numerous ways. In addition to being a spy, playwright, and author of prose, Behn scandalized her contemporaries with her sometimes explicit and always unapologetic portrayal of female sexuality.

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Her forthcoming book, A History of the World in 21 Women: A Personal Selection, will be published in November by Oneworld. Stapleton, M. L., Admired and Understood: The Poetry of Aphra Behn (Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press, ) Staves, Susan, A Literary History of Women’s Writing in Britain, – (Cambridge University Press, ).

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The primary purpose of this course is to introduce you to modern and contemporary literary theory and its. Behn, Oronooko, The Rover, and Other Works (Aphra Behn, 17th century) Hensley, ed., The Works of Anne Bradstreet (17th century) Caretta, ed., Phillis Wheatley: Complete Writings (18th century) Austen, Northanger Abbey (18th century) Eliot, Middlemarch.

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To that end, the collection is divided into four parts: ‘Women's Lives and Women's Texts’, which explores aspects of textual circulation, female readership and ways of reading women's social position; ‘Selected Authors’, which provides some biographical and textual information on authors from Elizabeth I to Aphra Behn; ‘Models for.

quotes have been tagged as feminism: Brigham Young: ‘You educate a man; you educate a man. You educate a woman; you educate a generation.’, Bette Da.

In Unmaking Mimesis Elin Diamond interrogates the concept of mimesis in relation to feminism, theatre and performance. She combines psychoanalytic, semiotic and materialist strategies with readings of selected plays by writers as diverse as Ibsen, Brecht, Aphra Behn, Caryl Churchill and Peggy Shaw.

Two occasions when discussion was particularly lively - in relation to Tennyson's early poems and Arnold's Preface - are here used by Dr. Armstrong as focal points and with them in mind she has selected and annotated thirteen substantial reviews, principally devoted to the poetry of Tennyson, Browning, Arnold and Clough.

"Aphra Behn, Textual Communities, and Pastoral Sobriquets". English Language Notes 40 (4): ISSN Russell, Anne (). "'Public' and 'Private' in Aphra Behn's Miscellanies: Women Writers, Print, and Manuscript".

in Barbara Smith and Ursual Appelt, eds. Write or Be Written: Early Modern Women Poets and Cultural Constraints.Selected Works () Book Gallery () Conference () More Fewer.

File Type. PDF () None () Dr. Ruth Westheimer And The Struggle For s And s Feminism, This project looks at five female poets across history – Anne Bradstreet, Aphra Behn, Forough Farrokhzad, Anne Sexton, and Sylvia Plath – to explore the various.