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Byron's othered self and voice : contextualizing the homographic signature / Abigail F. Keegan.

Author/Creator:
Keegan, Abigail.
Publication:
New York : Peter Lang, c2003.
Format/Description:
Book
x, 162 p. ; 24 cm.
Series:
Studies in nineteenth-century British literature, 1071-0124 ; v. 21
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Subjects:
Byron, George Gordon Byron, Baron, 1788-1824 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Homosexuality and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century.
Difference (Psychology) in literature.
Male homosexuality in literature.
Sexual orientation in literature.
Self in literature.
Sex in literature.
Contents:
Abject figures and subversion
Byron's poetics : Permutations of silence: Sodomy, rhetoric, and pre-texts to Childe Harold
The sexual outlaw : The Giaour
Disturbing gender : The Bride of Abydos
The Corsair : a pirate and a homicidal woman, disrupting sexual difference
Coming to terms : Lara, the effeminate page, and queer reading.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. [149]-156) and index.
ISBN:
0820467421 (hardcover : alk. paper)
OCLC:
51726914