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Ventriloquized bodies : narratives of hysteria in nineteenth-century France

Author: Janet L Beizer
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1994.
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Beizer, Janet L., 1952-
Ventriloquized bodies.
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1994
Named Person: A Andrae
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Janet L Beizer
ISBN: 0801429145 9780801429149 0801481422 9780801481420
OCLC Number: 29358069
Description: xiii, 295 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The Textual Woman and the Hysterical Novel: To Open the Question --
2. The Doctors' Tale: Nineteenth-Century Medical Narratives of Hysteria --
3. Reading Women: The Novel in the Text of Hysteria --
4. The Physiology of Style: Sex, Text, and the Gender of Writing: Flaubert's Letters to Louise Colet --
5. Rewriting a Woman's Life: Fluidity, Madness, and Voice in Louise Colet's La Servante --
6. Writing with a Vengeance: Writing Madame Bovary, Unwriting Louise Colet --
7. The Leak in Clotilde's Head: Hysteria as Source of Zola's Rougon-Macquart Cycle --
8. Hystericizing History: The Commune according to Du Camp: Les Convulsions de Paris --
9. Venus in Drag, or Redressing the Discourse of Hysteria: Rachilde's Monsieur Venus.
Responsibility: Janet Beizer.


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