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Hearts of darkness : white women write race /

Jane Marcus.

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Main Author: Marcus, Jane.
Published: New Brunswick, N.J. : Rutgers University Press, ©2004.
Topics: Sociology in literature. | Women, White - Attitudes. | Postcolonialism in literature. | English fiction - Women authors - History and criticism. | American fiction - Women authors - History and criticism. | Race in literature. | English fiction - 20th century - History and criticism. | Barnes, Djuna. Nightwood. | Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. Waves. | Cunard, Nancy, 1896-1965 - Criticism and interpretation.
Genres: Electronic books. | Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Online Access: JSTOR EBA - Full text online
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Physical Description: 1 online resource (xi, 219 pages) : illustrations
Includes: Includes bibliographical references (pages 183-199) and index.
ISBN: 9780813542515 (electronic bk.)
0813542510 (electronic bk.)
9780813529639 (pbk. ;
0813529638 (pbk. ;
(alk. paper)
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Language Note: English.
Summary: In this book, one of modernism's most insightful critics, Jane Marcus, examines the writings of novelists such as Virginia Woolf, Nancy Cunard, Mulk Raj Anand, and Djuna Barnes-artists whose work coincided with the end of empire and the rise of fascism before the Second World War. All these writers delved into the "dark hearts" of imperialism and totalitarianism, thus tackling some of the most complex cultural issues of the day. Marcus investigates previously unrecognized ways in which social and political tensions are embodied by their works. The centerpiece of the book is M.
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More Details for: Hearts of darkness : white women write r