Coverart for item
The Resource The bitch is back : wicked women in literature, Sarah Appleton Aguiar

The bitch is back : wicked women in literature, Sarah Appleton Aguiar

Label
The bitch is back : wicked women in literature
Title
The bitch is back
Title remainder
wicked women in literature
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Appleton Aguiar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Aguiar, focusing on the traits and characteristics of the strong-willed female protagonist, analyzes over one hundred examples in a wide range of literature. Among the characters discussed are Zenia in Margaret Atwood's The Robber Bride, Ruth Patchett in Fay Weldon's The Life and Loves of a She-Devil, Sula in Toni Morrison's Sula, and Ginny in Jane Smiley's A Thousand Acres
Additional physical form
Also issued online.
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Aguiar, Sarah Appleton
Dewey number
813/.5409352
Index
index present
LC call number
PS374.W6
LC item number
A36 2001
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • American fiction
  • Women in literature
  • Feminism and literature
  • Women and literature
  • English literature
  • Villains in literature
  • Good and evil in literature
Label
The bitch is back : wicked women in literature, Sarah Appleton Aguiar
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-165) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The season of the bitch. -- To arche the type or not to arche the type. -- The male perspective. -- Women reading and women writing the bitch. -- Revising the literary history. -- The art of becoming the bitch. -- Syzygy. -- Coda: The bitch code
Control code
ocm43864438
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 173 pages
Isbn
9780809323616
Lccn
00039506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)43864438
Label
The bitch is back : wicked women in literature, Sarah Appleton Aguiar
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-165) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: The season of the bitch. -- To arche the type or not to arche the type. -- The male perspective. -- Women reading and women writing the bitch. -- Revising the literary history. -- The art of becoming the bitch. -- Syzygy. -- Coda: The bitch code
Control code
ocm43864438
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
viii, 173 pages
Isbn
9780809323616
Lccn
00039506
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)43864438

Library Locations

    • CLEVELAND/Main LibraryBorrow it
      325 Superior Ave., N.E., Cleveland, OH, 44114, US
      41.501174 -81.6917749
Processing Feedback ...