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Women, literature, and culture in the Portuguese-speaking world

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Published by The Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y., USA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Portuguese-speaking countries,
  • Portugal
    • Subjects:
    • Portuguese literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
    • Portuguese literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
    • Women in literature -- Congresses.,
    • Brazilian literature -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
    • African literature (Portuguese) -- History and criticism -- Congresses.,
    • Women -- Portuguese-speaking countries -- Intellectual life -- Congresses.,
    • Women and literature -- Portuguese-speaking countries -- Congresses.,
    • Women -- Portugal -- History -- 19th century -- Congresses.,
    • Women -- Portugal -- History -- 20th century -- Congresses.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Cláudia Pazos Alonso with assistance by Glória Fernandes.
      ContributionsAlonso, Cláudia Pazos., Fernandes, Glória.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPQ9033 .W66 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination202 p. ;
      Number of Pages202
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL558750M
      ISBN 100773488057
      LC Control Number96141923

      An Exceptional Case of Women’s Self-Advocacy in Interwar Hungary: Cécile Tormay A Hungarian writer who became a prominent public figure in the Horthy era, Cécile Tormay’s () fame and success was principally due to her memoir, Bujdosó könyv [‘The Hiding Book’], a work published in that depicts the two Hungarian. CLÁUDIA PAZOS ALONSO is a Lecturer in Portuguese and Brazlian Studies at the University of Oxford, England. She is the author of Imagens do Eu na Poesia de Florbela Espanca (Lisbon: INCM, ) and editor of Women, Literature and Culture in the Portuguese-Speaking World (Lampeter: Edwin Mellen Press, ).She has published articles on contemporary women writers, including Lídia Jorge, and.

        Sarah Stickney Ellis’s popular conduct book, The Daughters of England, stating that women must ‘be content to be inferior to men’, estimated Usage terms: Public Domain The Angel in the House by Coventry Patmore promotes a domestic-centred ideal of women and femininity, Editor, with Glória Fernandes, Women, Literature and Culture in the Portuguese-Speaking World (Lampeter: Edwin Mellen Press, ) Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Youtube Instagram The College: @QueensCollegeOx.

      English literature - English literature - The literature of World War I and the interwar period: The impact of World War I upon the Anglo-American Modernists has been noted. In addition the war brought a variety of responses from the more-traditionalist writers, predominantly poets, who saw action. Rupert Brooke caught the idealism of the opening months of the war (and died in service. Widely acknowledged to be a pioneer in women’s writing in the Middle-East, Layla Baalbaki was one of the first writers to give women a voice in Arab literature, focusing primarily on female issues. Her novel I Live is a work far ahead of its time, revolving around a young Lebanese woman as she attempts to negotiate her place in the world; striving for political, social and financial.


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