skip to content
The travel narratives of Ella Maillart : (en)gendering the quest Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The travel narratives of Ella Maillart : (en)gendering the quest

Author: Sara Steinert Borella
Publisher: New York : Peter Lang, ©2006.
Series: Travel writing across the disciplines, v. 12.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"The Travel Narratives of Ella Maillart: (En)Gendering the Quest offers an in-depth analysis of Maillart's travel narratives in the context of colonial and postcolonial theory and gender studies. Sara Steinert Borella's comparative study focuses on competing modes of discourse, modes of transport, and the dual nature of the journey. Her critical analysis explores questions of gender, genre, and nationality as she  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Biography
History
Biographies
Named Person: Ella Maillart; Ella Maillart; Ella Maillart; Ella Maillart
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sara Steinert Borella
ISBN: 0820463884 9780820463889
OCLC Number: 61229751
Description: 141 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Ch. 1. Re-discovering the travel narratives of Ella Maillart --
Ch. 2. Exile and the traveler's gaze --
Ch. 3. From the Caucasus to the Tien Shan : politics and travel in the Soviet republics --
Ch. 4. Diverging perspectives : Ella Maillart and Peter Fleming on China --
Ch. 5. Driving in a Ford : two women across Afghanistan --
Ch. 6. On travel and coming home.
Series Title: Travel writing across the disciplines, v. 12.
Responsibility: Sara Steinert Borella.
More information:

Abstract:

"The Travel Narratives of Ella Maillart: (En)Gendering the Quest offers an in-depth analysis of Maillart's travel narratives in the context of colonial and postcolonial theory and gender studies. Sara Steinert Borella's comparative study focuses on competing modes of discourse, modes of transport, and the dual nature of the journey. Her critical analysis explores questions of gender, genre, and nationality as she inscribes Ella Maillart onto the map of twentieth-century travel writers."--Jacket.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61229751> # The travel narratives of Ella Maillart : (en)gendering the quest
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
    library:oclcnum "61229751" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/voyage_art_d_ecrire_histoire> ; # Voyage--Art d'écrire--Histoire
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112985> ; # Travel writing--History
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1201256> ; # Travel writers
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155681> ; # Travel writing
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155770> ; # Travelers' writings, Swiss (French)
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/B/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Person/maillart_ella_1903_1997> ; # Ella Maillart
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/95151717> ; # Ella Maillart
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/915.0441092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/ecrivaines_voyageuses_suisse> ; # Écrivaines voyageuses--Suisse
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/travel_writers_switzerland> ; # Travel writers--Switzerland
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205401> ; # Switzerland.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/reisebericht_maillart_ella> ; # Reisebericht--Maillart, Ella
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/ecrits_de_voyageuses_suisses> ; # Écrits de voyageuses suisses
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/ecrits_de_voyageuses_francophones> ; # Écrits de voyageuses francophones
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:copyrightYear "2006" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/31269002> ; # Sara Steinert Borella
    schema:datePublished "2006" ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/891683227> ;
    schema:genre "Biography"@en ;
    schema:genre "History"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Series/travel_writing_across_the_disciplines> ; # Travel writing across the disciplines ;
    schema:name "The travel narratives of Ella Maillart : (en)gendering the quest"@en ;
    schema:productID "61229751" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61229751#PublicationEvent/new_york_peter_lang_2006> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Agent/peter_lang> ; # Peter Lang
    schema:reviews <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61229751#Review/-1162557229> ;
    schema:url <http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0517/2005022525.html> ;
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780820463889> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61229751> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Person/maillart_ella_1903_1997> # Ella Maillart
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1903" ;
    schema:deathDate "1997" ;
    schema:familyName "Maillart" ;
    schema:givenName "Ella" ;
    schema:name "Ella Maillart" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Series/travel_writing_across_the_disciplines> # Travel writing across the disciplines ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61229751> ; # The travel narratives of Ella Maillart : (en)gendering the quest
    schema:name "Travel writing across the disciplines ;" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/ecrits_de_voyageuses_francophones> # Écrits de voyageuses francophones
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Écrits de voyageuses francophones"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/ecrits_de_voyageuses_suisses> # Écrits de voyageuses suisses
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Écrits de voyageuses suisses"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/ecrivaines_voyageuses_suisse> # Écrivaines voyageuses--Suisse
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Écrivaines voyageuses--Suisse"@fr ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/reisebericht_maillart_ella> # Reisebericht--Maillart, Ella
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Reisebericht--Maillart, Ella"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/891683227#Topic/voyage_art_d_ecrire_histoire> # Voyage--Art d'écrire--Histoire
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Voyage--Art d'écrire--Histoire"@fr ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2008112985> # Travel writing--History
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Travel writing--History"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155681> # Travel writing
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Travel writing"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1155770> # Travelers' writings, Swiss (French)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Travelers' writings, Swiss (French)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1201256> # Travel writers
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Travel writers"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1205401> # Switzerland.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Switzerland." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/31269002> # Sara Steinert Borella
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Borella" ;
    schema:givenName "Sara Steinert" ;
    schema:name "Sara Steinert Borella" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/95151717> # Ella Maillart
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1903" ;
    schema:deathDate "1997" ;
    schema:familyName "Maillart" ;
    schema:givenName "Ella" ;
    schema:name "Ella Maillart" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780820463889>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0820463884" ;
    schema:isbn "9780820463889" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/61229751#Review/-1162557229>
    a schema:Review ;
    schema:itemReviewed <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/61229751> ; # The travel narratives of Ella Maillart : (en)gendering the quest
    schema:reviewBody ""The Travel Narratives of Ella Maillart: (En)Gendering the Quest offers an in-depth analysis of Maillart's travel narratives in the context of colonial and postcolonial theory and gender studies. Sara Steinert Borella's comparative study focuses on competing modes of discourse, modes of transport, and the dual nature of the journey. Her critical analysis explores questions of gender, genre, and nationality as she inscribes Ella Maillart onto the map of twentieth-century travel writers."--Jacket." ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.