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About the Author
Nicole Ward Jouve is Professor in the Department of English and Related Literature at the University of York.
Table of ContentsIntroduction: Male and Female Made (S)he Them.
In Father's Lack. .
Part I: Gendering the Female: Good/Bad Daughters. .
1. Balzac's A Daughter of Eve and the Apple ofKnowledge.
2. Maleness in the Act: the Case of the Papin Sisters.
Part II: Masculine/Feminine: The Battle of the Sexes and theFirst World War. .
Troublesome Mothers. .
Part III: The Female Creator. .
6. 'Mother is a Figure of Speech...': Angela Carter.
7. 'No One's Mother': Can the Mother Write Poetry?.
Part IV: Creation, Gender and the Imaginary. .
8 Metaphors and Narrative: Of Tongues, Shells, Boats, Oranges...and the Sea.
Conclusion: New Directions.
9. The Name of the Father.
10 Male and Female Made They Them.