White women in racialized spaces : imaginative transformation and ethical action in literature (Book, 2002) [WorldCat.org]
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White women in racialized spaces : imaginative transformation and ethical action in literature

Author: Samina Najmi; Rajini Srikanth
Publisher: Albany : State University of New York Press, ©2002.
Series: SUNY series in feminist criticism and theory.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Samina Najmi; Rajini Srikanth
ISBN: 0791454770 9780791454770 0791454789 9780791454787
OCLC Number: 48397410
Description: xi, 272 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: Foreword / Elizabeth Ammons --
Introduction / Samina Najmi, Rajini Srikanth --
Brown on White --
South Asians and the Complex Interstices of Whiteness: Negotiating Public Sentiment in the United States and Britain / Susan Koshy --
Whiteness and Soap-Opera Justice: Comparing the Louise Woodward and Manjit Basuta Cases / Monali Sheth --
Mother Teresa as the Mirror of Bourgeois Guilt / Vijay Prashad --
White American Womanhood --
Ventriloquism in the Captivity Narrative: White Women Challenge European American Patriarchy / Rajini Srikanth --
"Those Indians Are Great Thieves, I Suppose?": Historicizing the White Woman in The Squatter and the Don / Peter A. Chvany --
"Let Me Play Desdemona": White Heroines and Interracial Desire in Louisa May Alcott's "My Contraband" and "M.L." / Diana R. Paulin --
"Getting in Touch with the True South": Pet Negroes, White Crackers, and Racial Staging in Zora Neale Hurston's Seraph on the Suwanee / Delia Caparoso Konzett --
Prison, Perversion, and Pimps: The White Temptress in The Autobiography of Malcolm X and Iceberg Slim's Pimp / Terri Hume Oliver --
Subject Positions in Elizabeth Bishop's Representations of Whiteness and the "Other" / Zhou Xiaojing --
The Global "Memsahib" --
How Can a White Woman Love a Black Woman?: The Anglo-Boer War and Possibilities of Desire / Paula M. Krebs --
From Betrayal to Inclusion: The Work of the White Woman's Gaze in Claire Denis's Chocolat / Celine Philibert --
The Imperial Feminine: Victorian Women Travellers in Egypt / Melissa Lee Miller.
Series Title: SUNY series in feminist criticism and theory.
Responsibility: edited by Samina Najmi and Rajini Srikanth.
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