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Male delivery : reproduction, effeminacy, and pregnant men in early modern Spain

Author: Sherry M Velasco
Publisher: Nashville [Tenn.] : Vanderbilt University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Using the one-act comedy ""El parto de Juan Rana"" (""John Frog Gives Birth"") as a point of departure, this title argues that the figure of the pregnant man in modern Spanish culture was not merely  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Velasco, Sherry M. (Sherry Marie), 1962-
Male delivery.
Nashville [Tenn.] : Vanderbilt University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)644368804
Named Person: Pedro Francisco de Lanini y Sagredo; Pedro Francisco de Lanini y Sagredo; Pedro Francisco de Lanini y Sagredo; Pedro Lanini y Sagredo
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sherry M Velasco
ISBN: 0826515150 0826515169 9780826515162 9780826515155
OCLC Number: 61278506
Description: xviii, 209 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction : nothing is inconceivable --
1. Comedy and control : pregnant men throughout history --
2. Performing male pregnancy in El parto de Juan Rana --
3. The male matrix : appropriating reproduction in Early Modern Spain --
4. The fear of effiminancy in Early Modern Spain --
Epilogue : "who's laughing now" --
App. IA. "John Frog gives birth" --
App. IB. El parto de Juan Rana --
App. IIA. "Portrait of a monster" --
App. IIB. Retrato de un monstruo.
Responsibility: Sherry Velasco.
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