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Author Dean, Misao.

Title Practising femininity : domestic realism and the performance of gender in early Canadian fiction / Misao Dean.

Imprint Toronto [Ont.] ; Buffalo [N.Y.] : University of Toronto Press, ©1998.

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Description 1 online resource (139 pages).
Series Theory/culture
Theory/culture series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 125-134) and index.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified MiAaHDL
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002. MiAaHDL
Processing Action digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve MiAaHDL
Contents ""CONTENTS""; ""ACKNOWLEDGMENTS""; ""Introduction: Practising Femininity""; ""1. The Female Emigrant's Guide as the Mending Basket of Domestic Ideology""; ""2. The Broken Mirror of Domestic Ideology: Femininity as Textual Practice in Susanna Moodie's Autobiographical Works""; ""3. Translated by Desire: Romance and Politics in Rosanna Leprohon's Antoinette de Mirecourt""; ""4. Explain Yourself: New Woman Fiction in Canada""; ""5. Voicing the Voiceless: The Practice of 'Self-expression' in Nellie McClung's Fiction and Her Autobiography""; ""6. Femininity and the Real in As for Me and My House""
""Conclusion: Citing and Reciting""""NOTES""; ""WORKS CITED""; ""INDEX""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""J""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""U""; ""W""
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Subject Canadian fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism.
Domestic fiction -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- Canada.
Femininity in literature.
Sex role in literature.
Realism in literature.
Canadian fiction (English) -- History and criticism.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Other Form: Print version: Dean, Misao. Practising femininity. Toronto [Ont.] ; Buffalo [N.Y.] : University of Toronto Press, ©1998 (DLC) 99165740
ISBN 9781442678712 (electronic bk.)
1442678712 (electronic bk.)
0802043127 (cloth ; alk. paper)
080208138X (paper ; alk. paper)
9780802043122 (cloth ; alk. paper)