Mirrors and Echoes: Women's Writing in Twentieth-Century Spain

Mirrors and Echoes: Women's Writing in Twentieth-Century Spain

by Emilie L. Bergmann
     
 


Throughout Spain's tumultuous twentieth century, women writers produced a dazzling variety of novels, popular theater, and poetry. Their work both reflected and helped to transform women’s gender, family, and public roles, carving out new space in the literary canon. This multilingual collection of essays by both scholars and creative artists explores the…  See more details below

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Throughout Spain's tumultuous twentieth century, women writers produced a dazzling variety of novels, popular theater, and poetry. Their work both reflected and helped to transform women’s gender, family, and public roles, carving out new space in the literary canon. This multilingual collection of essays by both scholars and creative artists explores the diversity of Spanish women's writing, both celebrated and forgotten.

Contributors: Nicole Altamirano, Marta E. Altisent, Emilie L. Bergmann, Alda Blanco, Sara Brenneis, Kathleen M. Glenn, P. Louise Johnson, Jo Labanyi, Geraldine Cleary Nichols, Pilar Nieva de la Paz, Soledad Puértolas, Clara Sánchez

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520252677
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
09/02/2007
Series:
Global, Area, and International Archive Series
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.50(d)

Meet the Author


Emilie L. Bergmann is professor of Spanish at the University of California, Berkeley. Richard Herr is professor of history, emeritus, at the University of California, Berkeley.

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