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Author Benedetti, Laura.

Title The tigress in the snow : motherhood and literature in twentieth-century Italy / Laura Benedetti.

Imprint Toronto [Ont.] : University of Toronto Press, ©2007.

Item Status

Description 1 online resource (viii, 165 pages).
Series Toronto Italian studies
Toronto Italian studies.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Language Includes some text in Italian.
Contents ""Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""1 Mothers at the Dawn of the Twentieth Century""; ""The New Mother""; ""From Mother to Daughter: Annie Vivanti�s The Devourers""; ""The Mother as Artist: Luigi Pirandello�s Suo marito""; ""A Revolution Named Sibilla""; ""Self-Sacrifice and Marian Imagery""; ""The Invisible Working Woman""; ""2 Resilience and Resistance: The Fascist Years""; ""From Benevolence to Dominance""; ""Literature and the Escape from History""; ""Mothers without a Name and the Search for Women�s Identity""; ""Mothers at War""; ""�Like War Is to Men�""
""Future as a Revised Version of the Past""""No Turning Back""; ""3 Questioning Motherhood""; ""Slow Changes""; ""The Tigress in the Snow""; ""�Una Maternità Sociale�: The Upheaval of the 1970s""; ""Too Close, Too Far: Motherhood as a Dialogue with the Self""; ""4 Struggling with the Mother""; ""Through the Daughters� Voices""; ""The Mother and the City""; ""Daughter and Mother""; ""5 Mothers without Children""; ""From Flesh to Phantom""; ""The Symbolic Order of the Mother""; ""A World of Mothers""; ""Notes""; ""Works Cited""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""
""H""""i""; ""j""; ""k""; ""l""; ""m""; ""n""; ""o""; ""p""; ""r""; ""s""; ""t""; ""u""; ""v""; ""w""; ""z""
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Subject Motherhood -- Italy -- History -- 20th century.
Social change in literature.
Mothers in literature.
Motherhood in literature.
Italian literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other Form: Print version: Benedetti, Laura. Tigress in the snow. Toronto ; Buffalo : University of Toronto Press, ©2007 (DLC) 2008371148
ISBN 9781442685024 (electronic bk.)
1442685026 (electronic bk.)
9780802097446 (bound)
0802097448 (bound)