Irigaray, Incarnation and Contemporary Women's Fiction
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Bloomsbury Academic|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $114.00|
| Book Description: |
Drawing on the provocative recent work of feminist theorist Luce Irigaray, Irigaray, Incarnation and Contemporary Women's Fiction illuminates the vital and subversive role of literature in rewriting notions of the sacred. Abigail Rine demonstrates through careful readings how a range of contemporary women writers - from Margaret Atwood to Michèle Roberts and Alice Walker - think beyond traditional religious discourse and masculine models of subjectivity towards a new model of...