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A female poetics of Empire : from Eliot to Woolf, Julia Kuehn

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A female poetics of Empire : from Eliot to Woolf
Title
A female poetics of Empire
Title remainder
from Eliot to Woolf
Statement of responsibility
Julia Kuehn
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Many well-known male writers produced fictions about colonial spaces and discussed the advantages of realism over romance, and vice versa, in the 'art of fiction' debate of the 1880s; but how did female writers contribute to colonial fiction?This volume links fictional, non-fictional and pictorial representations of a colonial otherness with the late nineteenth-century artistic concerns about representational conventions and possibilities. The author explores these texts and images through the postcolonial framework of 'exoticism', arguing that the epistemological dilemma of a 'self' encounter
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Kuehn, Julia
Dewey number
  • 820.9/325
  • 820.9325
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Routledge studies in nineteenth-century literature
Series volume
11
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • Women and literature
  • Travelers' writings, English
  • Orientalism in literature
  • Exoticism in literature
  • Orientalism in art
  • Exoticism in art
Label
A female poetics of Empire : from Eliot to Woolf, Julia Kuehn
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Publication
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online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Exoticism as system: difference and representation -- Beyond orientalism: exoticising Daniel Deronda -- Desire, love and mixed-race children: plotting Anglo-Indian popular fiction -- Women's Orientalist harem paintings: gender, documentation and imagination -- Veiled narratives, double identities: women's travelogues about the Middle East -- Picturesque views of Cairo: touring the land, framing the foreign -- Infelicities: representing hot love in the popular women's desert romance -- Modernist exoticism: the voyage out and in -- Conclusion
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ocn862611607
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134663064
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862611607
Label
A female poetics of Empire : from Eliot to Woolf, Julia Kuehn
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Exoticism as system: difference and representation -- Beyond orientalism: exoticising Daniel Deronda -- Desire, love and mixed-race children: plotting Anglo-Indian popular fiction -- Women's Orientalist harem paintings: gender, documentation and imagination -- Veiled narratives, double identities: women's travelogues about the Middle East -- Picturesque views of Cairo: touring the land, framing the foreign -- Infelicities: representing hot love in the popular women's desert romance -- Modernist exoticism: the voyage out and in -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn862611607
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (266 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134663064
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)862611607

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