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Narratives of community.
Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2007
|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|Description:||1 online resource (ix, 493 pages)|
|Contents:||Introduction / Roxanne Harde --
Weaving stories of self and community through Vignettes in Sandra Cisnero's The House on Mango Street / Stella Bolaki --
Community and class in Margaret Laurence's A Bird in the House / Pam Chamberlain --
Dissolving borders: towards a community of memory in the fiction of Jayne Anne Phillips / Stéphanie Durrans --
The body indivisible: Shelley Jackson and the feminine figure / Jessica Lingel --
Something she had always heard of: storytelling, sexuality, and community in Eudora Welty's The Golden Apples / Sarah L. Peters --
The food, which she was preparing for lunch, often burnt in the little pot: the fragmented domesticities of Salwa Bakr's The Golden Chariot / Emily Smith --
Defamiliarizing the family: Mary Caponegro's The Complexities of Intimacy / Pedro Ponce --
Creating community: motherhood and the search for identity in Louise Erdrich's Love Medicine / Michelle Pacht --
Gloria Naylor's The Women of Brewster Place: evolution of a genre / Laura Nicosia --
The structures or ruins of life: gothic dislocation and woman-made community in Grace King's Balcony Stories / Kate Falvey --
Grace King's Balcony Stories as a narrative of community / Heidi M. Hanrahan --
Más tamales, anybody?: Denise Chavez's The Last of the Menu Girls and the Chicana narrative of community / Neil Browne and Michelle Harvey --
Elegant Economy: narratives of community in Elizabeth Gaskell's Cranford / Kristin Berkey-Abbott --
Maggots in the Rice: women as a sex-class in The Woman Warrior / Sarah Gardam --
Maturing communities and dangerous crones / Kim Kirkpatrick --
Woman's claim to literature and the imaginary in Virginia Woolf's A Haunted House / Anne McConnell --
The girls' guide to creating community: analyzing reading communities in chick lit / Caroline J. Smith --
Transatlantic communities: the Joycean influence in Alice Munro's Lives of Girls and Women / Ellen McWilliams --
A boys' town: Grace Sartwell Mason's Licky and His Gang / Diane Wellins Moul --
Sarah Orne Jewett and the community of American authors / Frances M. Zauhar --
Reflections: narrative, community, narrative of community / Sandra Zagarell --
Narrative of community: the identification of a genre / Sandra Zagarell.
|Responsibility:||edited by Roxanne Harde.|
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