Last edited by Nebar
Monday, August 3, 2020 | History

7 edition of Sapphic primitivism found in the catalog.

Sapphic primitivism

productions of race, class, and sexuality in key works of modern fiction

by Robin Hackett

  • 266 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Rutgers University Press in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.,
  • English-speaking countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Schreiner, Olive, 1855-1920 -- Characters -- Women.,
    • Warner, Sylvia Townsend, 1893-,
    • Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 -- Characters -- Women.,
    • Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941.,
    • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Lesbians in literature.,
    • English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Modernism (Literature) -- Great Britain.,
    • Homosexuality and literature -- English-speaking countries.,
    • Women and literature -- English-speaking countries.,
    • Social classes in literature.,
    • Primitivism in literature.,
    • Race in literature.,
    • Sex in literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [169]-181) and index.

      StatementRobin Hackett.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR888.L46 H33 2004
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 189 p. ;
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3673338M
      ISBN 100813533465, 0813533473
      LC Control Number2003005944

      Her monographs and edited collections are Sapphic Primitivism: Productions of Race, Class and Sexuality in Key Works of Modern Fiction (Rutgers UP, ), and the edited collections Affective Materialitites: Reorienting the Body in Modernist Literature (U of Florida Press, ), and At Home and Abroad in the Empire: British Women Write the.   Editorial Reviews. Gr 7 Up—Two worlds collide in Catherine Fisher's sequel () to Incarceron (, both Dial). Finn has managed to escape the brutal prison, Incarceron, but is bewildered by the outside Realm that forces Protocal—living as though they were in the 18th century—upon its citizens/5().

        “Interiors That Conform to Our Existence: Eileen Gray, Evelyn Wyld, Eyre de Lanux, and Sapphic Primitivism in Interwar Paris” Niharika Russell, University of Toronto. – Coffee Break. Keynote Addresses. – Guest Speaker – Siobhan Boyd. – Walk to Gardiner Museum. professors are tending to fall book orders and syllabi, is the perfect month for Patrocino P. Schweickart and Elizabeth A. Flynn's edited collection of essays, Reading Sites: Social Difference and Reader Response. I am writ-ing this review during an August that marks, for me, the end of .

      Sapphic Books Out In May! [image description: a collage of the covers of the books listed below, with the text “New in May! Bi & Lesbian Lit New Releases] YA & Middle Grade: The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta (Queer YA Fantasy) How It Feels to Float by Helena Fox (YA, Questioning) Her Royal Highness by Rachel Hawkins (Lesbian YA). Sapphic Primitivism: Productions of Race, Class, and Sexuality in Key Works of Modern Fiction by Robin Hackett. 1 Athanassakis: The Anxiety of Racialized Sexuality in Jean Rhys Published by Scholarly Repository, Author: Yanoula Athanassakis.


Share this book
You might also like
Scarlet Woman

Scarlet Woman

development of marinas and moorings.

development of marinas and moorings.

Theses of the Central Committee for the v Congress of the Polish United Workers Party

Theses of the Central Committee for the v Congress of the Polish United Workers Party

When youre by yourself, youre alone

When youre by yourself, youre alone

Nishmat Avraham

Nishmat Avraham

Review of operations of the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency.

Review of operations of the Arms Control and Disarmament Agency.

Nathan Plummer.

Nathan Plummer.

Ultrasound imaging for rehabilitation of the lumbopelvic region

Ultrasound imaging for rehabilitation of the lumbopelvic region

Family and Medical Leave

Family and Medical Leave

A journey through fostering

A journey through fostering

Missouri 1850 agricultural census

Missouri 1850 agricultural census

Ontario/Quebec universities shared cataloguing project

Ontario/Quebec universities shared cataloguing project

Wartime abstracts

Wartime abstracts

British and French Communist Party

British and French Communist Party

If only dreams would do

If only dreams would do

Will it be timber! for green logs?.

Will it be timber! for green logs?.

Sapphic primitivism by Robin Hackett Download PDF EPUB FB2

In this book, Robin Hackett examines portrayals of race, class, and sexuality in modernist texts by white women to argue for the existence of a literary device that she calls "Sapphic primitivism." The works vary widely in their form and content and include Olive Schreiner's proto-modernist exploration of New Womanhood, The Story of an African Farm; Virginia Woolf's high.

In this book, Robin Hackett examines portrayals of race, class, and sexuality in modernist texts by white women to argue for the existence of a literary device that she calls “Sapphic primitivism.”Cited by: Sapphic primitivism is not, however, a means of disguising lesbian content.

Rather, it is an aesthetic displacement device that simultaneously exposes lesbianism and exploits modern, primitivist modes of self-representation. Hackett’s revelations of the mutual interests of those who study early twentieth-century constructions of race and Author: Robin Hackett.

Title of a book, article or other published item (this will display to the public): Sapphic primitivism: productions of race, class, and sexuality in key works of modern fiction.

ISBN of the winning item. is a platform for academics to share research papers. In this book, Robin Hackett examines portrayals of race, class, and sexuality in modernist texts by white women to argue for the existence of a literary device that she calls ""Sapphic primitivism." The works vary widely in their form and content and include Olive Schreiner's proto-modernist exploration of New Womanhood, The Story of an African Farm; Virginia Woolf's high.

"Sapphic Primitivism is a fascinating and first-rate study that makes an exciting contribution to ongoing reassessments of modernism, literary lesbianism, and the cultural politics of the twentieth Hackett's notion of 'Sapphic primitivism' proves to be an excellent interpretive tool, a high-powered lens that brings into focus texts that have.

Primitivism in literature; Race in literature; Sex in literature; Bibliographic references Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Contents 1. Sapphic Primitivism, an Introduction -- 2. The Homosexual Primitivism of Modernism -- 3.

Olive Schreiner and the Late Victorian New Woman -- 4. Buy Sapphic Primitivism: Productions of Race, Class and Sexuality in Key Works of Modern Fiction None ed. by Robin Hackett (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Robin Hackett. Victorian Sappho traces the emergence of this idealized feminine figure through reconstructions of the Sapphic fragments in late-nineteenth-century England.

Yopie Prins argues that the Victorian period is a critical turning point in the history of Sappho's reception; what we now call "Sappho" is in many ways an artifact of Victorian poetics.4/5(1).

Free Online Library: A Shrinking Island: Modernism and National Culture in England.('Sapphic Primitivism: Productions of Race, Class, and Sexuality in Key Works of Modern Fiction' and 'Colonial Odysseys: Empire and Epic in the Modernist Novel', Book review) by "Woolf Studies Annual"; Literature, writing, book reviews Books Book reviews.

Inappropriate The list (including its title or description) facilitates illegal activity, or contains hate speech or ad hominem attacks on a fellow Goodreads member or author. Spam or Self-Promotional The list is spam or self-promotional.

Incorrect Book The list contains an incorrect book (please specify the title of the book). Details *. Sapphic definition is - of or relating to the Greek lyric poet Sappho. sapphic and Greek Poet Sappho. American Educational Research Association Annual Meeting.

Sappho's contemporary and countryman, Alcaeus of Mytilene, also used the Sapphic stanza. A few centuries later, the Roman poet Catullus admired Sappho's work and used the Sapphic meter in two poems, Catullus 11 and Catullus The latter is a rough translation of Sappho Sapphics were also used by Horace in several of his Odes, including.

A lesbian is a homosexual woman. The word lesbian is also used for women in relation to their sexual identity or sexual behavior, regardless of sexual orientation, or as an adjective to characterize or associate nouns with female homosexuality or same-sex attraction. The concept of "lesbian" to differentiate women with a shared sexual orientation evolved in the 20th.

MFS publishes theoretically engaged and historically informed articles on modernist and contemporary fiction. The journal's substantial book review section keeps readers informed about current scholarship in the field. MFS alternates general issues with special issues focused on individual novelists or topics that challenge and expand the concept of "modern fiction.".

Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies LGBT Book Month Search this Guide Search. Women, Gender, & Sexuality Studies: LGBT Book Month. GLBT Book Month Display Sapphic Primitivism by Robin Hackett Call Number: PRL46 h33 ISBN: Author: Elizabeth Fox.

The Cambridge Companion to Lesbian Literature examines literary representations of lesbian sexuality, identities, and communities, from the medieval period to the present. In addition to providing a helpful orientation to key literary-historical. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.

Contents Acknowledgments 1 Sapphic Primitivism, an Introduction 2 The Homosexual Primitivism of Modernism 3 Olive Schreiner and the Late-Victorian New Woman 4 Empire, Social Rot, and Sexual Fantasy in The Waves 5 Class, Race and Lesbian Erotics in.

Robin Hackett, associate professor of English and women’s studies at the University of New Hampshire, is the author of Sapphic Primitivism: Productions of Race, Class, and Sexuality in Key Works of Modern Fiction.Sapphic Scenes & Gay Playmates DN by Vera Aldritch & Lesanne deLoine and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Sapphic stanza, a four line poetic form; Sapphic love, related to same sex attraction between women.

See also. Sappho (disambiguation) This disambiguation page lists articles associated with the title Sapphic.

If an internal link led you here, you may wish to change the link to point directly to the intended article.