Protest and the Body in Melville, Dos Passos, and Hurston by Thomas McGlamery, McGlamery Thoma, Thom McGlamery |, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
Protest and the Body in Melville, Dos Passos, and Hurston

Protest and the Body in Melville, Dos Passos, and Hurston

by Thomas McGlamery, McGlamery Thoma, Thom McGlamery
     
 

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This book analyzes the work of Herman Melville, John Dos Passos, and Zora Neale Hurston alongside biographical materials and discourses on the body. Thomas McGlamery views each of these authors' literary output as an effort to "work through" the political meanings associated with the body, examining how they negotiate identities of class, gender, race, sexuality,

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This book analyzes the work of Herman Melville, John Dos Passos, and Zora Neale Hurston alongside biographical materials and discourses on the body. Thomas McGlamery views each of these authors' literary output as an effort to "work through" the political meanings associated with the body, examining how they negotiate identities of class, gender, race, sexuality, and age.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415970631
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/15/2004
Series:
Literary Criticism and Cultural Theory Series
Pages:
164
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.60(d)

Meet the Author

Thomas McGlamery received his Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin. He currently teaches at the University of Wisconsin—Madison.

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