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Virtuous Victim or Sexual Predator? - a book by Dunn, Abigail

Virtuous Victim or Sexual Predator?

The Representation of the Widow in Nineteenth- and Early Twentieth-Century German Fiction

Virtuous Victim or Sexual Predator?( )
Author: Dunn, Abigail
Series title:Women in German Literature Ser.
ISBN:978-3-0343-0776-5
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Publisher:Peter Lang
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $68.95
Book Description:

This book analyses the negative portrayal of the widow in nineteenth- and early twentieth-century German fiction. Deemed as threatening due to their ungovernable lust, widows were often depicted by male writers as sexual predators. Female authors, however, highlighted the invisibility of the widow and portrayed her as alienated from society.

Book Details
Pages:248
Detailed Subjects: Literary Criticism / European / German
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.85 x 8.775 Inches
Book Weight:0.858 Pounds

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