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Melville & women / edited by Elizabeth Schultz and Haskell Springer.

Other Title:
Melville and women
Publication:
Kent, Ohio : Kent State University Press, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 287 p., 8 p. of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Characters -- Women.
Women in literature.
Melville, Herman, 1819-1891 -- Relations with women.
Novelists, American -- 19th century -- Biography.
Contents:
Melville writing women/women writing Melville / Elizabeth Schultz and Haskell Springer
Melville and the women in his life / Laurie Robertson-Lorant
Women reading Melville/Melville reading women / Charlene Avallone
Piazza to the north : Melville reading Sedgwick / Peter Balaam
Bartleby and Uncle Christopher's : sites of wage slavery and domestic abuse / Elizabeth Schultz
Tender kinswoman : Gail Hamilton and gendered justice in Billy Budd / Wyn Kelley
Melville and Isabel : the author and the woman within in the inside narrative of Pierre / Wendy Stallard Flory
Women, ownership, and gothic manhood in Pierre / Ellen Weinauer
Island queens : women and power in Melville's South Pacific / Juniper Ellis
Suckled by the sea : the maternal in Moby-Dick / Rita Bode
Of cuttle-fish and women : Melville's Goneril in The confidence-man / Beverly A. Hume
When silence speaks : the Chola widow / Maria Felisa López Liquete
Circassian longings : Melville's orientalization of Eden / Timothy Marr.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 252-270) and index.
Contributor:
Schultz, Elizabeth A.
Springer, Haskell S.
ISBN:
0873388593 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
62525086
Publisher Number:
9780873388597
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