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The Resource The becoming of the body : contemporary women's writing in French, Amaleena Damlé

The becoming of the body : contemporary women's writing in French, Amaleena Damlé

Label
The becoming of the body : contemporary women's writing in French
Title
The becoming of the body
Title remainder
contemporary women's writing in French
Statement of responsibility
Amaleena Damlé
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Following a long tradition of objectification, 20th-century French feminism often sought to liberate the female body from the confines of patriarchal logos and to inscribe its rhythms in writing. Amaleena Damlé addresses questions of bodies, boundaries and philosophical discourses by exploring the intersections between a range of contemporary philosophers and authors on the subject of contemporary female corporeality and transformation
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Damlé, Amaleena
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Crosscurrents
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  • French literature
  • Philosophy, French
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • French literature
  • Philosophy, French
Label
The becoming of the body : contemporary women's writing in French, Amaleena Damlé
Instantiates
Publication
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
Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Series Editor's Preface; Introduction: Contemporary Women's Writing in French; 1. The Orchid, the Wasp and the€Text: Encountering Bodily Becoming through Deleuze and Feminism; 2. Making a Body without Organs: Amélie Nothomb's An-Organic Flux of Immanence; 3. Becoming Otherwise: The Transformative Encounter in Ananda Devi's Writing; 4. The Flux and Folds of Consciousness: Marie Darrieussecq's Literature of Simulation and Dispersal; 5. Nomadic Vitalities: Becoming Beyond Boundaries in€Nina Bouraoui's Writing; Concluding Thoughts; Works Cited
Control code
ocn900019267
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 214 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748668229
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1g01spg
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900019267
Label
The becoming of the body : contemporary women's writing in French, Amaleena Damlé
Publication
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
Title Page; Copyright; Contents; Acknowledgements; Series Editor's Preface; Introduction: Contemporary Women's Writing in French; 1. The Orchid, the Wasp and the€Text: Encountering Bodily Becoming through Deleuze and Feminism; 2. Making a Body without Organs: Amélie Nothomb's An-Organic Flux of Immanence; 3. Becoming Otherwise: The Transformative Encounter in Ananda Devi's Writing; 4. The Flux and Folds of Consciousness: Marie Darrieussecq's Literature of Simulation and Dispersal; 5. Nomadic Vitalities: Becoming Beyond Boundaries in€Nina Bouraoui's Writing; Concluding Thoughts; Works Cited
Control code
ocn900019267
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 214 pages .)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748668229
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1g01spg
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)900019267

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