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Women, love, and commodity culture in British romanticism

Author: Daniela Garofalo
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2012.
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Offering a new understanding of canonical Romanticism, Garofalo argues that Romantic writers critiqued the idea that erotic love enabled one to transcend political and economic realities. William Blake, Lord Byron, Sir Walter Scott, John Keats and Emily Brontë engaged with the period's concern with political economy and the nature of desire, challenging stereotypical representations of women consumers and  Read more...
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Garofalo, Daniela, 1968-
Women, love, and commodity culture in British romanticism.
Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2012
(DLC) 2011045500
(OCoLC)767824949
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Daniela Garofalo
ISBN: 9781409441021 1409441024 1283480123 9781283480123
OCLC Number: 778376739
Description: 1 online resource (184 pages)
Contents: "The unfair sex" --
"The stock of love": unending desire in women's periodicals and in Letitia Landon's Improvisatrice --
"Take thy bliss": consumer culture and Oothoon's enjoyment in Blake's Visions of the daughters of Albion --
Beyond platonism: Byron's Don Juan and the critique of political economy --
"Give me that voice again, those looks immortal": gaze and voice in Keats's Eve of St Agnes --
Impossible things: Scott's Ivanhoe and the limits of exchange --
Impossible love and commodity culture in Emily Brontë's Wuthering heights.
Responsibility: Daniela Garofalo.
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Commonly understood as a means for transcending political and economic realities, love, for several canonical Romantic writers, offers, instead, a contestation of those realities. Offering a new  Read more...

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