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The new feminist criticism

essays on women, literature, and theory

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Published by Pantheon in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Feminist literary criticism -- Addresses, essays, lectures.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography, p.

    Statementedited by Elaine Showalter.
    ContributionsShowalter, Elaine, 1941-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN98.W64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22281294M
    ISBN 100394539133, 0394726472

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Feminist criticism has, in many ways, followed what some theorists call the three waves of feminism: First Wave Feminism - late s-early 's: writers like Mary Wollstonecraft (A Vindication of the Rights of Women, ) highlight the inequalities between the sexes. Activists like Susan B.

Anthony and Victoria Woodhull contribute to the. 10 Books Set to Become the New Feminist Classics. These reads shed light on where modern feminism stands now — and where trouble in its ranks still remains. By Lily Herman. Amber Hawkins. Over the past five years, the feminist movement has shifted and evolved at breakneck pace.

From the election and the start of the Me Too. Traditionally, feminist literary criticism has sought to examine old texts within literary canon through a new lens. Specific goals of feminist criticism include both the development and discovery female tradition of writing, and rediscovering of old texts, while also interpreting symbolism of women's writing so that it will not be lost or.

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The New Feminist Criticism: Essays on Women, Literature and Theory. (New York: Pantheon Books, ) pp., $ paper. Two publications important in the study of women's literature appeared this spring-The Norton Anthology of Literature by Women, edited by.

Elaine Showalter (born Janu ) is an American literary critic, feminist, and writer on cultural and social is one of the founders of feminist literary criticism in United States academia, developing the concept and practice of gynocritics, a term describing the study of "women as writers".

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Dancing through the minefield: some observations on the theory, practice, and politics of a feminist literary criticism / Annette Kolodny. Toward a black feminist criticism / Barbara Smith.

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