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Imaging the Body in Contemporary Women"s Poetry

Amy K. Strawser

Imaging the Body in Contemporary Women"s Poetry

Helga Novak, Ursula Krechel, Carolyn Forche, Nikki Giovanni (Studies in Modern German Literature)

by Amy K. Strawser

  • 36 Want to read
  • 7 Currently reading

Published by Peter Lang Pub Inc .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • American - General,
  • European - German,
  • Women In Literature,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • 20th century,
  • American poetry,
  • German Poetry,
  • History and criticism,
  • Women authors

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11395480M
    ISBN 100820420387
    ISBN 109780820420387
    OCLC/WorldCa26544063

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If you continue browsing the site, you agree to the use of cookies on this website. In many fields, the body is the topic generating exciting new research and interdisciplinary inquiry. Feminist theorists, in particular, have focused on the female body as the site where representations of difference and identity are inscribed.

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