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Sexuality and the erotic in the fiction of Joseph Conrad

Author: Jeremy Hawthorn
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, 2007.
Series: Continuum literary studies.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jeremy Hawthorn argues for a revision of the view that Conrad lacks understanding of and interest in sexuality. The book will open Conrad's fiction to readings enriched by the insights of critics and theorists associated with gender studies and post-colonialism.
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Hawthorn, Jeremy.
Sexuality and the erotic in the fiction of Joseph Conrad.
London ; New York : Continuum, 2007
(DLC) 2007298643
(OCoLC)76798509
Named Person: Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad; Joseph Conrad
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jeremy Hawthorn
ISBN: 9781441161383 1441161384 1283122847 9781283122849 1472543181 9781472543189 9786613122841 661312284X 9781441135094 144113509X
OCLC Number: 730517917
Language Note: English.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 178 pages)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Introduction; 1. Closeted characters and cloistered critics in II Conde, Lord Jim, Victory and The Shadow Line; 2. The exotic and the erotic in An Outcast of the Islands; 3. The erotics of cruelty in A Smile of Fortune, The Secret Agent and Victory; 4. Voyeurism in Under Western Eyes and the Shadow-Line; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Continuum literary studies.
Responsibility: Jeremy Hawthorn.

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