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Women as Mythmakers: Poetry and Visual Art by Twentieth-Century Women (Midland Bks: No. 325)

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"... impressive work of scholarship..." --Exceptional Human Experience

Synopsis:

... impressive work of scholarship... — Exceptional HumanExperience

Table of Contents

Preface

Acknowledgments

Introduction: Steps toward a Feminist Archetypal Theory of Mythmaking

Part One: Individual Visions

Chapter 1 Anne Sexton's Radical Discontent

Chapter 2 Kathe Kollwitz: The Power of the Mother (with Dominique Rozenberg)

Chapter 3 Margaret Atwood: Remythologizing Circe

Chapter 4 Remedios Varo: The Creative Woman and the Female Quest

Chapter 5 DIane Wakoski: Disentangling the Woman from the Moon

Chapter 6 Leonor Fini: Re-envisioning La Belle Dame sans Merci

Part Two: Collective Visions

Chapter 7 Mythic Patterns in Contemporary Visual Art by Women

Chapter 8 "Woman and Nature" Revisited in Poetry by Women

Conclusion The Light In in Us

Notes

Bibliography

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780253203250
Author:
Lauter, Estella
Publisher:
Indiana University Press
Location:
Bloomington, IN
Subject:
History - General
Subject:
Women Authors
Subject:
Poetry
Subject:
Fine Arts
Subject:
Feminism and the arts
Subject:
Women poets
Subject:
Arts, Modern
Subject:
Women artists
Subject:
Art and mythology
Subject:
Arts, Modern -- 20th century.
Subject:
History : General
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
Women's Studies
Subject:
Art and Architecture; Art and Photography; Cinema/Film; Criticism; Gender; Literature and Literary Studies; Twentieth Century or Later; Women
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Print PDF
Series:
Midland Bks: No. 325
Series Volume:
1403
Publication Date:
19840731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
16 bandw photos
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.27 x 6.08 x 0.78 in

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