Coverart for item
The Resource Pursuing privacy in Cold War America, Deborah Nelson

Pursuing privacy in Cold War America, Deborah Nelson

Label
Pursuing privacy in Cold War America
Title
Pursuing privacy in Cold War America
Statement of responsibility
Deborah Nelson
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Pursuing Privacy in Cold War America explores the relationship between confessional poetry and constitutional privacy doctrine, both of which emerged at the end of the 1950s. While the public declarations of the Supreme Court and the private declamations of the lyric poet may seem unrelated, both express the upheavals in American notions of privacy that marked the Cold War era. Nelson situates the poetry and legal decisions as part of a far wider anxiety about privacy that erupted across the social, cultural, and political spectrum during this period. She explores the panic over the ""dea
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1962-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nelson, Deborah
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Gender and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American poetry
  • Privacy in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Privacy, Right of
  • Privacy
  • Autobiography in literature
  • Confession in literature
  • Cold War in literature
  • Self in literature
  • POETRY
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • American poetry
  • Autobiography in literature
  • Cold War (1945-1989) in literature
  • Confession in literature
  • Literature and society
  • Privacy
  • Privacy in literature
  • Privacy, Right of
  • Self in literature
  • United States
Label
Pursuing privacy in Cold War America, Deborah Nelson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-200) 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
Introduction -- Reinventing privacy -- "Thirsting for the hieracrchic privacy of Queen Victoria's century: Robert Lowell and the transformations of privacy -- Penetrating privacy: confessional poetry, Griswold v. Connecticut, and containment ideology -- Confessions between a woman and her doctor: Roe v. Wade and the gender of privacy -- Confessing the ordinary: Paul Monette's Love alone and Bowers v. Hardwick--an epilogue
Control code
ocm51322050
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231505888
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/nels11120
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2717jj
  • b1069d30-1464-49d9-b098-46c671c57fc9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51322050
Label
Pursuing privacy in Cold War America, Deborah Nelson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 187-200) 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
Introduction -- Reinventing privacy -- "Thirsting for the hieracrchic privacy of Queen Victoria's century: Robert Lowell and the transformations of privacy -- Penetrating privacy: confessional poetry, Griswold v. Connecticut, and containment ideology -- Confessions between a woman and her doctor: Roe v. Wade and the gender of privacy -- Confessing the ordinary: Paul Monette's Love alone and Bowers v. Hardwick--an epilogue
Control code
ocm51322050
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 209 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231505888
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
10.7312/nels11120
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt2717jj
  • b1069d30-1464-49d9-b098-46c671c57fc9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)51322050

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...