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Exotic journeys : exploring the erotics of U.S. travel literature, 1840-1930

Author: Justin D Edwards
Publisher: Hanover : University of New Hampshire, published by University Press of New England, ©2001.
Series: Becoming modern.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The role of eroticization, sexuality, race, and colonial discourse in U.S. travel writing.

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Edwards, Justin D., 1970-
Exotic journeys.
Hanover : University of New Hampshire, published by University Press of New England, ©2001
(OCoLC)606536611
Online version:
Edwards, Justin D., 1970-
Exotic journeys.
Hanover : University of New Hampshire, published by University Press of New England, ©2001
(OCoLC)608160547
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Justin D Edwards
ISBN: 1584651156 9781584651154 1584651164 9781584651161
OCLC Number: 45363263
Description: ix, 201 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Melville's peep-show, or, Sexual and textual cruises in Typee --
Primitivism and homosexuality : the search for the "natural" in Charles Warren Stoddard's Travel sketches --
Closer than blood-brothership : Male homosocial attachment in Jack London's Tales of the South Pacific --
Roman holiday : discourses of travel and eroticism in Nathaniel Hawthorne's The marble faun --
Savage America, civilised England : counter discourses and fluid identities in William Wells Brown's Sketches of places and people abroad --
Harems and ceremonies : Edith Wharton In Morocco --
Why go abroad? : Djuna Barnes explores New York --
Carl Van Vechten's sexual tourism in Jazz Age Harlem --
Going home? : questions of belonging and sexualised space in Claude McKay's Home to Harlem.
Series Title: Becoming modern.
Responsibility: Justin D. Edwards.

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"This is a fascinating subject, and the book, in itself, is an exotic journey, of time as well as place." --Oxford American

 
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