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The Resource Loving arms : British women writing the Second World War, Karen Schneider

Loving arms : British women writing the Second World War, Karen Schneider

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Loving arms : British women writing the Second World War
Title
Loving arms
Title remainder
British women writing the Second World War
Statement of responsibility
Karen Schneider
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Loving Arms examines the war-related writings of five British women whose works explore the connections among gender, war, and story-telling. While not the first study to relate the subjects of gender and war, it is the first within a growing body of criticism to focus specifically on British culture during and after World War II. Evoking the famous ""St. Crispin's Day"" speech from Henry V and then her own father's account of being moved to tears on V-J Day because he had been too young to fight, Karen Schneider posits that the war story has a far-reaching potency. She admits -- perhaps for a
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schneider, Karen
Dewey number
820.9/358
Index
index present
LC call number
PR478.W67
LC item number
.S36 1997eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • English literature
  • English literature
  • War stories, English
  • Women and literature
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • English literature
  • English literature
  • War and literature
  • War stories, English
  • Women
  • Women and literature
  • Great Britain
Label
Loving arms : British women writing the Second World War, Karen Schneider
Instantiates
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Narrating War; 1 Discerning the Plots; 2 Inscribing An/Other Story: Katharine Burdekin, Stevie Smith, and the Move toward Rebellion; 3 Double-Voiced Discourse: Elizabeth Bowen's Collaboration and Resistance; 4 Re-Plotting the War(s): Virginia Woolf's Radical Legacy; 5 A Different Story: Doris Lessing's Great Escape; Coda: As Time Goes By; Notes; Works Cited; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
950967318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129ctjj
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)950967318
Label
Loving arms : British women writing the Second World War, Karen Schneider
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Abbreviations; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Narrating War; 1 Discerning the Plots; 2 Inscribing An/Other Story: Katharine Burdekin, Stevie Smith, and the Move toward Rebellion; 3 Double-Voiced Discourse: Elizabeth Bowen's Collaboration and Resistance; 4 Re-Plotting the War(s): Virginia Woolf's Radical Legacy; 5 A Different Story: Doris Lessing's Great Escape; Coda: As Time Goes By; Notes; Works Cited; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; Q; R; S; T; U; V; W; Y; Z
Control code
950967318
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (232 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813161341
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt129ctjj
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)950967318

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