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Difficult women, artful lives : Olive Schreiner and Isak Dinesen, in and out of Africa

Author: Susan R Horton
Publisher: Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995.
Series: Parallax (Baltimore, Md.)
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Horton, Susan R.
Difficult women, artful lives.
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995
(OCoLC)624291395
Named Person: Olive Schreiner; Isak Dinesen; Dinesen, Isak <1885-1962> - Résidences et lieux familiers - Kenya.; Schreiner, Olive <1855-1920> - Résidences et lieux familiers - Afrique du Sud.; Olive Schreiner; Isak Dinesen; Isak Dinesen; Olive Schreiner; Tania Blixen; Olive Schreiner; Olive Schreiner; Karen Blixen; Olive Schreiner; Tania Blixen
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Susan R Horton
ISBN: 0801850371 9780801850370 080185038X 9780801850387
OCLC Number: 31375246
Description: xiv, 312 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: 1. Disclaiming, Claim Staking, and Vacillatin' Rhythms --
2. Alone by Design: Precarious Enclosures --
3. The Subversion of "Woman" and the Triumph of Women --
4. Mythic Times, Gothic Images, and the Role of the Dice --
5. Sketching Landscapes, Stretching Genres --
6. African Landscapes, Fauve Painters --
7. African Gossip and the Two-Way Street --
8. Conclusion: "Remembering" and the Chain of Tradition.
Series Title: Parallax (Baltimore, Md.)
Responsibility: Susan R. Horton.
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