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Willa Cather and others

Author: Jonathan Goldberg
Publisher: Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2001.
Series: Series Q.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With a focus on Cather's artistic principle of "the thing not named," Goldberg illuminates the contradictions and complexities inherent in notions of identity and shows how her fiction transforms the very categories--regarding gender, sexuality, race, and class--around which most recent Cather scholarship has focused. The "others" referred to in the title are women, for the most part Cather's contemporaries. They  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Goldberg, Jonathan.
Willa Cather and others.
Durham, N.C. : Duke University Press, 2001
(OCoLC)606525032
Named Person: Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather; Willa Cather
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Goldberg
ISBN: 0822326779 9780822326779 0822326728 9780822326724
OCLC Number: 44869021
Description: xv, 227 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Other Names --
Cather Diva --
War Requiems --
Strange Brothers.
Series Title: Series Q.
Responsibility: Jonathan Goldberg.
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