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The Resource Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate

Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate

Label
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history
Title
Tomboys
Title remainder
a literary and cultural history
Statement of responsibility
Michelle Ann Abate
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Abate, Michelle Ann
Dewey number
813/.3093522
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.S46
LC item number
A23 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • American fiction
  • Sex role in literature
  • Girls in literature
  • Women in literature
  • Sex role
  • Girls in motion pictures
  • Women in motion pictures
  • Sex role in motion pictures
Label
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate
Instantiates
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223085677806
  • 31223085677814
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: From antebellum hoyden to millennial girl power : the unwritten history (and hidden history) of tomboyism as in the United States -- The white tomboy launches a gender backlash : E.D.E.N. Southworth's The hidden hand -- The tomboy becomes a cultural phenomenon : Louisa May Alcott's Little women -- The tomboy matures into the new woman : Sarah Orne Jewett's A country doctor -- The tomboy is reinvented as the exercise enthusiast : Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland -- The tomboy becomes the all-Americanizing girl : Willa Cather's O pioneers! and My Antonia -- The tomboy shifts from feminist to flapper : Clara Bow in Victor Fleming's Hula -- The tomboy turns freakishly queer and queerly freakish : Carson McCullers's The member of the wedding -- The tomboy becomes the "odd girl out" : Ann Bannon's Women in the shadows -- The tomboy returns to Hollywood : Tatum O'Neal in Peter Bogdanovich's Paper moon -- Epilogue: The tomboy finally "comes into the light" : transformations to white feminism, the emergence of whiteness studies and the end of racialized white tomboyism
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 300 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781592137237
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007050234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 181599823
  • (OCoLC)181599823
Label
Tomboys : a literary and cultural history, Michelle Ann Abate
Publication
Bar code
  • 31223085677806
  • 31223085677814
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [241]-280) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: From antebellum hoyden to millennial girl power : the unwritten history (and hidden history) of tomboyism as in the United States -- The white tomboy launches a gender backlash : E.D.E.N. Southworth's The hidden hand -- The tomboy becomes a cultural phenomenon : Louisa May Alcott's Little women -- The tomboy matures into the new woman : Sarah Orne Jewett's A country doctor -- The tomboy is reinvented as the exercise enthusiast : Charlotte Perkins Gilman's Herland -- The tomboy becomes the all-Americanizing girl : Willa Cather's O pioneers! and My Antonia -- The tomboy shifts from feminist to flapper : Clara Bow in Victor Fleming's Hula -- The tomboy turns freakishly queer and queerly freakish : Carson McCullers's The member of the wedding -- The tomboy becomes the "odd girl out" : Ann Bannon's Women in the shadows -- The tomboy returns to Hollywood : Tatum O'Neal in Peter Bogdanovich's Paper moon -- Epilogue: The tomboy finally "comes into the light" : transformations to white feminism, the emergence of whiteness studies and the end of racialized white tomboyism
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxx, 300 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781592137237
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2007050234
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 181599823
  • (OCoLC)181599823

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