Diamela Eltit : reading the mother / Mary Green.

Author
Green, Mary [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
  • English
  • Spanish
Published/​Created
Woodbridge, Suffolk : Tamesis, 2007.
Description
1 online resource (171 pages)

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Subject(s)
Series
Colección Támesis. Serie A, Monografías ; 249. [More in this series]
Summary note
The textual and linguistic emphasis on the maternal body in the narrative fiction of Diamela Eltit is fundamental to understanding the critical challenge posed by her work in the Chilean context.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description
Print version record.
Language note
Text in English with some quoted passages in Spanish.
Contents
  • Language, vision and feminine subjectivity in Lumpérica
  • Por la patria : mother, family and nation
  • Motherhood and gender in El cuarto mundo
  • Vaca sagrada : violence, abjection and the maternal
  • Writing the mother in Los vigilantes
  • The myth of motherhood in Los trabajadores de la muerte.
ISBN
  • 9781846155338 ((electronic bk.))
  • 1846155339 ((electronic bk.))
  • 1282185306
  • 9781282185302
  • 9786612185304
  • 6612185309
OCLC
648400323
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