Synopses & Reviews
'Moi's detailed and critical discussion of the two main strands in feminist criticism Anglo-American and French] provides us with a basis for advancing the political and theoretical orientation of feminst theory.' - Mahnaz Koosha Mohseni
Table of Contents
Introduction--Who's afraid of Virginia Woolf? -- Two feminist classics--Kate Millett, Mary Ellmann --'Images of Women' criticism -- Women writing and writing about women -- Theoretical reflections--Annette Kolodny, Elaine Showalter, Myra Jehlen -- From Simone de Beauvoir to Jacques Lacan -- Helene Cixous, an imaginary utopia -- Patriarchal reflections: Luce Irigaray's looking-glass -- Marginality and subversion, Julia Kristeva.