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Feminism and the postmodern impulse

post-World War II fiction

by Magali Cornier Michael

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Places:
  • English-speaking countries
    • Subjects:
    • Lessing, Doris May, 1919-,
    • Piercy, Marge.,
    • Atwood, Margaret Eleanor, 1939-,
    • Carter, Angela, 1940-,
    • English fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Feminism and literature -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Women and literature -- English-speaking countries -- History -- 20th century.,
    • American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Feminist fiction -- History and criticism.,
    • Postmodernism (Literature)

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementMagali Cornier Michael.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR888.I45 M53 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 275 p. ;
      Number of Pages275
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL804871M
      ISBN 100791430154, 0791430162
      LC Control Number95041406

      Dr Yaakov Gorbitz, in his book, “Postmodernism- Culture and Literature in the End of The 20th Century,” writes on the issue of feminism that modernism and postmodernism needs to remind us of two main phases: the first, the woman who tries to stand and tries to fortify herself against the en. Feminism And The Postmodern Feminist Theory Words | 7 Pages. evolution of feminist theory from a modern to a postmodern viewpoint stands to correct the injustices of historically liberal feminism. For some time, grand narratives have governed the ideas of self and gender from a .

        Feminism Women for years have been socially oppressed and not given gender sm is the advocacy of women’s rights on the grounds of political, economical and social equality to man. According to the Dictionary of Critical Theory, feminism’s common core is the thesis that the relationship between the sexes is one of inequality or oppression and that all forms of feminism . As a feminist who has been influenced by postmodern thinking -- with its challenging of universals and its stress on the local and particular -- I can't help believing that Canadian feminism is different: our social situation as women in Canada is different even from that of women in Britain or the U.S. -- because of legal as well as cultural.

      Agger, Ben. (). Gender, Culture, and Power: Toward a feminist postmodern critical r, Westpoint. Ahmed, Sara. (). Beyond Humanism and. Buy Feminism/Postmodernism (Thinking Gender) 1 by Nicholson, Linda (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s: 4.


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Michael analyzes the intersections between feminist politics and postmodern aesthetics as demonstrated in recent Anglo-American Feminism and the postmodern impulse book. While much has been written on various aspects of postmodernism and postmodern fiction and of feminism and feminist fiction, very little attention has been given to the postmodern aesthetic strategies that surface in post-World War II fem/5(6).

Feminism and the Postmodern Impulse examines ways in which many widely read and acclaimed novels with feminist impulses engage and transform subversive aesthetic strategies usually associated with postmodern fiction to strengthen their feminist political Cited by: 8.

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Includes bibliographical references and index pt. Feminism and the postmodern impulse. The plural and constructed nature of postmodernism and feminism -- The relationship between feminism and postmodernism -- Feminism, postmodernism, and key western concepts -- Feminist and postmodern fiction -- pt.

2 The emergence of disruptive strategies in women's modernist fiction. EBOOK SYNOPSIS: Highly original and stimulating, this book provides a detailed overview of postmodern feminist theory and practice.

Subjects covered include: *the differences between the feminism of the s and contemporary feminism *liberal, radical, socialist and postmodern feminisms *feminist reactions to the growth in reproductive technologies *how feminism informs.

While much has been written on various aspects of postmodernism and postmodern fiction and of feminism and feminist fiction, very little attention has been given to the postmodern aesthetic strategies that surface in post-World War II feminist fiction.

Feminism and the Postmodern Impulse examines ways in which many widely read and acclaimed. Postmodern feminism's major departure from other branches of feminism is perhaps the argument that sex, or at least gender, is itself constructed through language, a view notably propounded in Judith Butler's book, Gender Trouble.

An urgent need to rethink sexual difference and equality has motivated some of the best recent feminist thought. Nowhere has this been more true than in the field of law, where feminist legal scholars have developed a widely read body of theory. Within law, the postmodern legal feminists have brought a unique perspective, making use of deconstructive strategies to expose contradictory and.

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2 The emergence of disruptive strategies in women\'s modernist fiction. Feminism/Postmodernism asks the question, is a postmodern feminist politics possible. This anthology draws on prominent contemporary theorists to attempt a response. The contributors examine the meaning of postmodernism both as a position of method and a diagnosis of the times.

They consider issues such as: the nature of personal and social identity today, the relevance of location in. Shorter and different versions of chapter 2 were published as “U.S. Third World Feminism: The Theory and Method of Oppositional Consciousness in the Postmodern World,” Genders 10 (spring ), copyrightreprinted by permission of the University of Texas Press; and as “Feminist Forms of Agency and Oppositional Consciousness,” in.

Title: Feminism 4: Examples of Postmodern Feminism 1 Feminism 4 Examples of Postmodern Feminism. Barbara Kruger, Cindy Sherman and Margaret Atwood; 2 Outline. Postmodern Feminist Artistic/Literary Strategies. For most contemporary theorists, the death of postmodern thought as a theoretical impulse and critical divide has become a given.

Yet, since the end of the s a variety of important strands of social and political thought—queer theory, feminism, and postcolonialism to name but a few—have taken up and advanced poststructuralist emphases on language and discourse that are. FEMINISM AND POSTMODERNISM 29 scious/unconscious) allows a very postmodern-that is, contradictory-anti-totalizing kind of totalization.

But when the centre starts to give way to the margins, when totalizing universalization begins to self-deconstruct, then the complexity of the contradictions within conventions begins to be apparent. Craig Owens, in one of the first of the now numerous collections of essays on postmodern theory, suggested the close affinity of feminism and postmodernism: ‘the kind of simultaneous activity on multiple fronts that characterizes many feminist practices is a postmodern.

Introduction: Feminism and Postmodernism or The Way We Live Now / Jennifer Wicke and Margaret Ferguson 1 Postmodern Identities and the Politics of the (Legal) Subject / Jennifer Wicke 10 Feminism and Postmodernism- Another View / Mary Poovey 34 Feminisms and Feminizations in the Postmodern / David Simpson.

Information on feminist interpretations of postmodernism, poststructuralism, and deconstruction. On the Feminist Theory Website. Feminism and Postmodernism: Feminism and the Postmodern Impulse: Post-World War II Fiction.

SUNY Press, Nicholson, Linda, ed. Feminism / Postmodernism.1. The Feminist Alliance With Postmodernism. A decade ago a question haunted feminist theorists who had participated in the experiences of the New Left and who had come to feminism after an initial engagement with varieties of twentieth-century, Marxist theory: whether Marxism and feminism were reconcilable, or whether their alliance could end only in an “unhappy marriage”?Initial reticences aside, there are good reasons for exploring the relations between feminism and postmodernism.

Both have offered deep and far-reaching criticisms of the ‘institution of philosophy’. Both have elaborated critical perspectives on the relation of philosophy to the larger culture.