Gender, Class, and Nation: Merce Rodoreda and the Subjects of Modernism

Gender, Class, and Nation: Merce Rodoreda and the Subjects of Modernism

by Christine R. Arkinstall

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781611481938
Publisher: Bucknell University Press
Publication date: 01/01/2004
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments9
Introduction: Shaping the Subjects of Modernism13
1.A Matter of Honor: "Cooking Up" Don Juan in Soc una dona honrada?30
2.Embattled Systems: Catalan Culture, Politics, and the Avant-Garde in Un dia de la vida d'un home53
3.Mountains, Monsters, and Maidens without Hands: Victor Catala's Solitud, Eugeni d'Ors's Gualba, la de mil veus, and Merce Rodoreda's Del que hom no pot fugir82
4.Walking the Republic of Letters: Aloma and El carrer de les Camelies108
5.Charting the Tides of Reality: Mirall trencat137
6.Myth, History, and Contemporary Nationalisms: La mort i la primavera166
Conclusion: Transforming the Subjects of Modernism191
Notes199
Works Cited231
Index251

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