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Mariama Bâ, Rigoberta Menchú, and Postcolonial Feminism
By Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
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mpn: 26959835, ean: 9780820449760, isbn: 0820449768,

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This book investigates the convergence of feminist literary projects in the Latin American and West African contexts and demonstrates how the authors examined here employ similar writing strategies to (re)constitute feminine subjects. Their writing strives to rid literature, and thus international psyches, of reductive stereotypes of subaltern women, while projecting more complex, active female images. In portraying the horrific victimization that they and their people have experienced, these

Biological Discourses: The Language of Science and Literature Around 1900 (Cultural History and Literary Imagination)
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The relationship between biological thought and literature, and between science and culture, has long been an area of interest by no means confined to literary studies. The Darwin Anniversary celebrations of 2009 added to this tradition, inspiring a variety of new publications on the cultural reception of Darwin and Darwinism. With a fresh scope that includes but also reaches beyond the «Darwinian» legacy, the essays in this volume explore the range and diversity of interactions between

Les femmes et la tradition litteraire: Anthologie du Moyen Âge à nos jours; Seconde partie: XIXe-XXIe siècles (Yale Language Series) (French Edition)
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Les Femmes et la tradition littéraire, a two-part anthology, offers a sweeping historical overview of women’s literature in France from the twelfth century to the present. Generously illustrated and richly annotated, it presents writers such as Hélisenne de Crenne, Gabrielle de Villeneuve, Louise Ackermann and Renée Vivien along with more familiar figures including Labé, Lafayette, Sand, Beauvoir, Colette and Duras. In addition to novels, short stories and poetry, it features fairy tales,

Feminism and Psychoanalysis: The Daughter’s Seduction (Language, Discourse, Society)
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Women in Their Speech Communities (Studies in Language & Linguistics)
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This collection of essays presents a picture of research on women and language in Britain. The contributors cover a range of British speech communities, linguistic events and settings using approaches from sociolinguistics and discourse analysis.Used Book in Good Condition.

Inventing Womanhood: Gender and Language in Later Middle English Writing (Interventions: New Studies Medieval Cult)
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In Inventing Womanhood, Tara Williamsinvestigates new ideas about womanhood that arose in fourteenth-century Britain and evolved throughout the fifteenth century. In the aftermath of the plague and the substantial cultural shifts of the late 1300s, female roles expanded temporarily. As a result, the dominant models of maiden, wife, and widow could no longer adequately describe women’s roles and lives. Middle English writers responded by experimenting with new ways of representing women

Language and Woman's Place: Text and Commentaries (Studies in Language, Gender, and Sexuality)
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The 1975 publication of Robin Tolmach Lakoff's Language and Woman's Place, is widely recognized as having inaugurated feminist research on the relationship between language and gender, touching off a remarkable response among language scholars, feminists, and general readers. For the past thirty years, scholars of language and gender have been debating and developing Lakoff's initial observations.Arguing that language is fundamental to gender inequality, Lakoff pointed to two areas in which

Women, Writing, and Language in Early Modern Ireland
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This book examines writing in English, Irish, and Spanish by women living in Ireland and by Irish women living on the continent between the years 1574 and 1676. This was a tumultuous period of political, religious, and linguistic contestation that encompassed the key power struggles of early modern Ireland. This study brings to light the ways in which women contributed; they strove to be heard and to make sense of their situations, forging space for their voices in complex ways and engaging

«I Have Found My Voice»: The Italian-American Woman Writer (Currents in Comparative Romance Languages and Literatures)
By Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
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«I Have Found My Voice» explores the literary traditions of Italian-American women novelists. Beginning with a consideration of the autobiographical roots of Italian-American fiction, Dr. Pipino examines the work of seven contemporary writers. She analyzes their voices: how they speak about their culture; their histories as women; and as members of an ethnic community – a community long assumed to lack an identifiable literary tradition..

Poetic Epistemologies: Gender and Knowing in Women's Language-Oriented Writing (SUNY series in Feminist Criticism and Theory)
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Through detailed readings and interviews, this book provides a valuable introduction to feminist language-poets and to some of the most compelling issues in contemporary poetry..

The Tao of Life Stories: Chinese Language, Poetry, and Culture in Education
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The Tao of Life Stories explores curriculum as lifelong learning through Chinese women immigrants’ cross-cultural experiences. In answer to Walt Whitman’s call for strangers to speak, this book creates an extraordinary voice through its stories, poetry, and artistry. The multicultural and global context of the new millennium challenges teachers to better our understanding of differences at personal, professional, and conceptual levels. Do we all, teachers and students alike, bring unique

Identity, Gender and Teaching English in Japan (New Perspectives on Language and Education)
By Multilingual Matters
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How do teachers who have chosen to settle down in one country manage the difficulties of living and teaching English in that country? How do they develop and sustain their careers, and what factors shape their identity? This book answers these questions by investigating the personal and professional identity development of ten Western women who teach English in various educational contexts in Japan, all of whom have Japanese spouses. The book covers issues of interracial relationships,

Sista, Speak!: Black Women Kinfolk Talk about Language and Literacy
By University of Texas Press
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Honorable Mention, Myers Outstanding Book Award, The Gustavus Myers Center for the Study of Bigotry and Human Rights in North America, 2003The demand of white, affluent society that all Americans should speak, read, and write ''proper'' English causes many people who are not white and/or middle class to attempt to ''talk in a way that feel peculiar to [their] mind,'' as a character in Alice Walker's The Color Purple puts it. In this book, Sonja Lanehart explores how this valorization of

Reinventing Identities: The Gendered Self in Discourse (Studies in Language, Gender, and Sexuality)
By Oxford University Press
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mpn: 1 halftone, 24 line illustrations, index, ean: 9780195126303, isbn: 0195126300,

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Talk is crucial to the way our identities are constructed, altered, and defended. Feminist scholars in particular have only begun to investigate how deeply language reflects and shapes who we think we are. This volume of previously unpublished essays, the first in the new series Studies in Language and Gender, advances that effort by bringing together leading feminist scholars in the area of language and gender, including Deborah Tannen, Jennifer Coates, and Marcyliena Morgan, as well as rising

Political Women: Language and Leadership
By Lexington Books
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mpn: 6 black & white illustrations, 5 tables, ean: 9781498515627, isbn: 1498515622,

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This collection examines the ways in which women have used political rhetoric and political discourse to provide leadership, or assert their right to leadership, at the national level. While over the years women have broken through traditional roles, they are still underrepresented in political leadership. In this text, scholars consider the various factors that continue to restrict political leadership opportunities for women as well as some of the ways in which individual women have

Canadian Literature at the Crossroads of Language and Culture: Selected Essays by Barbara Godard, 1987-2005
By NeWest Press
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Canadian Literature at the Crossroads of Language and Culture is the first book to gather together essays by Barbara Godard, one of the leading and most prolific figures in the field of Canadian studies.Godard has long been one of the most influential readers of Canadian literature. Much of the force of her work comes from her meticulous and relentless attention to the networks that produce both the texts and events we study and the methods through which we read them. Whether she writes about

American Indian Women of Proud Nations: Essays on History, Language, and Education (Critical Indigenous and American Indian Studies)
By Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publishers
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This multidisciplinary collection of nine previously unpublished essays presents new research in three interlocking domains: tribal history with a special emphasis on Native women in the Southeast, language revitalization efforts and the narrative knowledge inherent in indigenous oral culture, and traditional educational systems in the context of the ongoing colonization of American Indian educational practices and values. This volume highlights Southeastern Indian issues and demonstrates the

American Women Poets in the 21st Century: Where Lyric Meets Language (Wesleyan Poetry)
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Poetry in America is flourishing in this new millennium and asking serious questions of itself: Is writing marked by gender and if so, how? What does it mean to be experimental? How can lyric forms be authentic? This volume builds on the energetic tensions inherent in these questions, focusing on ten major American women poets whose collective work shows an incredible range of poetic practice.Each section of the book is devoted to a single poet and contains new poems; a brief ''statement of

Out of This World: Why Literature Matters to Girls (Language and Literacy Series)
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This truly breakthrough book takes the very process of reading and shakes it to its core. Opening new territory, Holly Blackford deftly challenges contemporary literary theory and identity politics regarding adolescent girls and their reading experiences. Having discovered how girls aged 8 to 16 actually construct meaning from texts, the author considers how these new findings impact English education. This provocative book: Presents surprising and fascinating findings regarding how girls

Women and Language: Essays on Gendered Communication Across Media
By McFarland
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ean: 9780786449446, isbn: 0786449446,

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The present volume of essays examines women's communication as it has evolved historically across multiple mediums. Part I explores how women became ''gossip girls'' and the important role of gossip in the perception and practice of female communication. Essays in Part II cover the convergence of oral and written communication in women's literature. Gendered performance in such arenas as salsa dance, Dr. Phil and the Internet is examined in Part III, and essays in Part IV discuss women's

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