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Mother reader : essential writings on motherhood

Author: Moyra Davey
Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Fiction
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Moyra Davey
ISBN: 1583220720 9781583220726
OCLC Number: 45207847
Description: xix, 355 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Essays, memoirs, essays: Excerpt from: Under my skin: vol. 1 of My autobiography / Doris Lessing --
Excerpt from: On the side of the angels / Elizabeth Smart --
Excerpt from: The unabridged journals of Sylvia Plath --
Excerpt from: On being a grandmother / Margaret Mead --
Feminism and motherhood / Susan Griffin --
Documentation IV: Transitional objects, diary and diagram; and Experimentum mentis IV: On femininity / Mary Kelly --
Excerpt from: The mother knot / Jane Lazare --
Anger and tenderness / Adrienne Rich --
A writer because of, not in spite of, her children / Alice Walker --
Writer-mother, the fundamental situation / Tillie Olsen --
Writing and motherhood / Susan Rubin Suleiman --
One child of one's own: a meaningful digression within the work(s / Alice Walker --
A wild surmise: motherhood and poetry / Alicia Ostricker --
The fisherwoman's daughter / Ursula K. Le Guin --
Talking about mothers / Sara Ruddick --
On motherhood, art, and apple pie / Susan Bee, et al. --
Novels and navels / Nancy Huston --
A little bit of loss / Ellen McMahon --
The case against babies / Joy Williams --
Beginning / Mona Simpson --
For Molly entering college (August 1997) / Joan Snyder --
Notes on early motherhood / Vivian Montgomery --
A woman's prerogative / Mary Gaitskill --
I stand here ironing / Tillie Olsen --
A subject of childhood / Grace Paley --
Good housekeeping / Rosellen Brown --
Learning the rules / Buchi Emecheta --
My death / Lynda Schor --
Giving birth / Margaret Atwood --
Excerpt from A Frozen Woman / Annie Ernaux --
Excerpt from Beloved / Toni Morrison --
The old dictionary / Lydia Davis.
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