TITLE

Reading Textuality and Sexuality in Doris Lessing's "The Golden Notebook" and Luce Irigaray's "This Sex Which Is Not One."

AUTHOR(S)
Griffin, II, Michael James
PUB. DATE
July 2010
SOURCE
Doris Lessing Studies;Summer2010, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
A literary criticism of the books "The Golden Notebook" by Doris Lessing and "This Sex Which is Not One" by Luce Irigaray is presented. The author describes the two pieces of literature as exploring the same theme of feminist theory through the differing genres of a novel and a compilation of essays and interviews. She suggests that reading the works together produces an enhanced understanding of both. Topics of gender-based interpretations of the works and character analyses are addressed.
ACCESSION #
55232967

 

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