Contre Courants: Les femmes S'écrivent Á Travers les Siècles / Edition 1

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Introduces the intermediate and advanced intermediate student of French to women writers.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780130429209
  • Publisher: Prentice Hall
  • Publication date: 7/26/1994
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 304
  • Product dimensions: 6.90 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Table of Contents



Marie de France, “Prologue” aux Lais.
Christine de Pisan, “Ballade.”
Catherine des Roches, “A ma quenouille” ; “A mes écrits.”
George Sand, Histoire de ma vie.
Simone de Beauvoir, La Force de l'âge.
Françoise Ega, Lettres à une noire.
Nicole Brossard, “Je veux revoir cette séquence.”
Maryse Condé, “Habiter ce pays, la Guadeloupe.”


Marie de Rabutin-Chantal, marquise de Sévigné, Lettres à sa fille.
Daniel Stern, Journal.
Colette, “La Couseuse.”
Thérèse Plantier, “Ma mère est morte.”
Luce Irigaray, Et l'une ne bouge pas sans l'autre.
Nathalie Sarraute, Enfance.
Marguerite Duras, L'Amant.
Mariama Bâ, Une si longue lettre.
Annie Ernaus, Une Femme.


Louise Labé, “Je vis, je meurs …£”
Marceline Desbordes-Valmore, “Les Roses de Saadi.”
Colette, “La Main.”
Joyce Mansour, “Noyée au fond d'un rêve ennuyeux” ; “Invitez-moi.”
Simone de Beauvoir, Une Mort très douce.
Anne-Marie Albiach, “Enigme IV.”
Hélène Cixous, “La jeune née.”
Luce Irigaray, “Quand nos lèvres se parlent.”
Julia Kristeva, “Stabat Mater.”


Marie de France, “Les Deux amants.”
Pernette du Guillet, “C'est un grand mal se sentir offensé”
Louise Labé, “Tant que mes yeux …£”
Madeleine de Scudéry, “A propos de la carte de Tendre.”
Germaine de Staël, “Mirza.”
Daniel Stern, Souvenirs.
Renée Vivien, Nocturne.
Marguerite Yourcenar, Feux.
Anne Hébert, “Amour.”


Marie de France, “Le Laüstic.”
Madeleine des Roches, “Sonnet.”
Marie-Madeleine Pioche de la Vergne, comtesse de Lafayette, La Comtesse de Tende.
Nathalie Clifford Barney, “A une fiancée.”
Le Monde n'est pas un harem (Interview).
Mariama Bâ, Une si longue lettre.


Christine de Pisan, Le Livre de la cité des dames.
Marie-Jeanne Riccoboni, L'Abeille.
Germaine de Staël, “Des femmes qui cultivent les lettres.”
Delphine de Girardin, “La femme véritable n'existe plus.”
Simone de Beauvoir, Le Deuxième sexe.
Julia Kristeva, “La femme, ce n'est jamais ça.”
Hélène Cixous, “Sorties.”
Andrée Chédid, “Femmes de tous les temps.”
Assia Djebar, “Femmes d'Alger dans leur appartement.”
Joyce Mansour, “Les Vices des hommes.”


Pétition des femmes du Tiers-Etat au Roi.
Olympe de Gouges, “Déclaration des Droits de la femme et de la citoyenne - 1791.”
Jeanne Désirée, “Par mes oeuvres on saura mon nom.”
André Léo, Aventures de neuf ambulancières …£“; ” La Révolution sans la femme."
Simone Weil, “Lettre à une élève.”
Le Torchon brûle (extrait).


Marie-Jeanne Riccoboni et Pierre Choderlos de Laclos.
George Sand et Gustave Flaubert.
Simone de Beauvior interroge Jean-Paul Sartre.


Marceline Desbordes-Valmore, “Elégie.”
Renée Vivien, “Vieillesse commençante.”
Raymonde Linossier, Bibi-la-Bibiste.
Colette, L'Etoile vesper.
Simone de Beauvoir, La Force des choses.
Marguerite Duras, L'Amant.
Simone Schwarz-Bart, Pluie et vent sur Télumée Miracle.
Marie-Claire Bancquart, “Définition.”

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    very good experince

    Clean book as described, shipped on time.very good service.

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