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The Resource Animalia Americana : animal representations and biopolitical subjectivity, Colleen Glenney Boggs

Animalia Americana : animal representations and biopolitical subjectivity, Colleen Glenney Boggs

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Animalia Americana : animal representations and biopolitical subjectivity
Title
Animalia Americana
Title remainder
animal representations and biopolitical subjectivity
Statement of responsibility
Colleen Glenney Boggs
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Consulting a diverse archive of literary texts, Colleen Glenney Boggs places animal representation at the center of the making of the liberal American subject. From the bestiality trials of the seventeenth-century Plymouth Plantation to the emergence of sentimental pet culture in the nineteenth, Boggs traces a history of human-animal sexuality in America, one shaped by sexualized animal bodies and affective pet relations. Boggs concentrates on the formative and disruptive presence of animals in the writings of Frederick Douglass, Edgar Allan Poe, and Emily Dickinson. Engaging with
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Boggs, Colleen Glenney
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Critical perspectives on animals: theory, culture, science, and law
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  • American literature
  • Animals in literature
  • Subjectivity in literature
  • Human-animal relationships
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • NATURE
  • American literature
  • Animals in literature
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Subjectivity in literature
  • United States
Label
Animalia Americana : animal representations and biopolitical subjectivity, Colleen Glenney Boggs
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
American bestiality: sex, animals, and the construction of subjectivity (Plymouth Plantation, Abu Ghraib) -- Bestiality revisited: the primal scene of biopower (Frederick Douglass) -- Animals and the letter of the law (Edgar Allan Poe) -- Animals, affect, and the formation of liberal subjectivity (Emily Dickinson) -- Rethinking liberal subjectivity: the biopolitics of animal autobiography (Barbara Bush, Katharine Lee Bates)
Control code
ocn829387638
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 303 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231531948
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt23jzv0
  • ab5a6a4b-9115-4079-a98e-53308a7c0d7e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829387638
Label
Animalia Americana : animal representations and biopolitical subjectivity, Colleen Glenney Boggs
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
American bestiality: sex, animals, and the construction of subjectivity (Plymouth Plantation, Abu Ghraib) -- Bestiality revisited: the primal scene of biopower (Frederick Douglass) -- Animals and the letter of the law (Edgar Allan Poe) -- Animals, affect, and the formation of liberal subjectivity (Emily Dickinson) -- Rethinking liberal subjectivity: the biopolitics of animal autobiography (Barbara Bush, Katharine Lee Bates)
Control code
ocn829387638
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 303 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231531948
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt23jzv0
  • ab5a6a4b-9115-4079-a98e-53308a7c0d7e
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829387638

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