Trauma Narratives and Herstory

Editors: Andermahr, S., Pellicer-Ortin, S., Pellicer-Ortín, Silvia (Eds.)

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Featuring contributions from a wide array of international scholars, the book explores the variety of representational strategies used to depict female traumatic experiences in texts by or about women, and in so doing articulates the complex relation between trauma, gender and signification.

About the authors

Simone A. Aguiar, Purdue University, USA Dr. Sonya Andermahr, University of Northampton, UK Dr Olga Glebova, Jan Dlugosz University of Czestochowa, Poland Julia Tofant uk, Tallinn University, Estonia Mélanie Grué, Université Paris Diderot, France Valérie Croisille, University of Limoges, France Corinne Bigot, Université Paris Ouest Nanterre, France David Brauner, University of Reading, UK Emma Domínguez-Rué, University of Lleida, Spain Hannah Ho Ming Yit, Universiti Brunei Darussalam, Brunei Emily Ashman, La Trobe University, Australia Clauda Lindner Leporda, independent scholar Sarah Lightman, University of Glasgow, UK Dr. Silvia Pellicer-Ortín, University of Zaragoza, Spain

Table of contents (14 chapters)

Table of contents (14 chapters)
  • Trauma Narratives and Herstory

    Pages 1-10

    Andermahr, Sonya (et al.)

  • ‘Compulsively Readable and Deeply Moving’: Women’s Middlebrow Trauma Fiction

    Pages 13-29

    Andermahr, Sonya

  • Traumatic Dislocations in Cristina Garcia’s Dreaming in Cuban and Loida Maritza Pérez’s Geographies of Home

    Pages 30-45

    Aguiar, Simone A.

  • Trauma, Female Identity and the Trope of Splitting in Lessing, Figes, Tennant and Weldon

    Pages 46-64

    Glebova, Olga

  • Of Grandmothers and Bad Wolves: Fairy-Tale, Myth and Trauma in Eva Figes’s Tales of Innocence and Experience

    Pages 65-79

    Tofantšuk, Julia

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Trauma Narratives and Herstory
Editors
  • S. Andermahr
  • S. Pellicer-Ortin
  • Silvia Pellicer-Ortín
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-26835-8
DOI
10.1057/9781137268358
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-26834-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-44343-7
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 228
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