The History of British Women's Writing, vol. 10: by Mary Eagleton, Emma Parker

By Mary Eagleton, Emma Parker

Major adjustments within the social and political panorama of england when you consider that 1970 engendered the proliferation and diversification of literature via girls and ended in an intensive problem to dominant conceptions of gender and nationwide identification. This e-book maps the main lively and colourful interval within the background of women's writing and assesses the impression of girls on literary tradition. Essays by way of major students within the box research woman authors' engagement with fiction, poetry, drama, and journalism. they give thought to the connection among ladies and literary culture, and among gender and style, within the context of feminism, postmodernism, and postcolonialism. issues contain publishing and prizes, Gothic fiction, fable and fairy stories, auto/biography, black and Asian writing, Scottish, Welsh, and northern Irish writing, postfeminism, post-millennial topics and issues, and new applied sciences. masking greater than 250 authors, from grandes dames to photograph novelists, this quantity bargains an extraordinary perception into the richness and diversity of latest British women's writing.

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Against the grain : Brian Fitzpatrick and Manning Clark in by Stuart Macintyre, Sheila Fitzpatrick

By Stuart Macintyre, Sheila Fitzpatrick

'Against the Grain' examines the twin careers of Brian Fitzpatrick and Manning Clark and indicates the political and private problems that beset them either in the course of their careers. Fitzpatrick used to be the older by means of an entire decade, born in 1905 and raised within the decrease middle-class suburb of Moonee Ponds. From the neighborhood nation university and Essendon excessive he gained a scholarship to The collage of Melbourne and one more residential scholarship to Trinity collage. whereas the following, he turned lively in scholar existence and helped came across either the Labour membership and the coed newspaper, Farrago. This was once possibly an outlet for his rebellious spirit.

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ZeitRäume 2016 by Frank Bösch, Martin Sabrow

By Frank Bösch, Martin Sabrow

ZeitRäume versammelt jährlich eine Auswahl von zeitgeschichtlichen Analysen, die am Zentrum für Zeithistorische Forschung in Potsdam (ZZF) vorgestellt wurden oder aus der Arbeit des Instituts entstanden sind. Die Zusammenstellung hat nicht den Anspruch, die am ZZF betriebenen Forschungen repräsentativ zu spiegeln. Aber sie vermittelt einen Eindruck von der Vielfalt und Vielgestalt der Wege, die uns zum Verständnis unserer zugleich so nahen und so fernen Zeitgeschichte im 20. und beginnenden 21. Jahrhundert führen können.

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