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Articulate Silences: Hisaye Yamamoto, Maxine Hong Kingston, Joy Kogawa (Reading Women Writing) by King-Kok Cheung
Autobiographical Voices: Race, Gender, Self-Portraiture (Reading Women Writing) by Francoise Lionnet
Autobiographics: A Feminist Theory of Women's Self-Representation (Reading Women Writing) by Leigh Gilmore
Beyond Consolation: Death, Sexuality, and the Changing Shapes of Elegy (Reading Women Writing) by Melissa F. Zeiger
Cartesian Women: Versions and Subversions of Rational Discourse in the Old Regime (Reading Women Writing) by Erica Harth
Dwelling in Possibility: Women Poets and Critics on Poetry by Yopie Prins
Feminist Conversations: Fuller, Emerson, and the Play of Reading (Reading Women Writing) by Christina Zwarg
From the Margins of Empire: Christina Stead, Doris Lessing, Nadine Gordimer (Reading Women Writing) by Louise Yelin
Going Public: Women and Publishing in Early Modern France (Reading Women Writing) by Elizabeth C. Goldsmith
Imperialism at Home: Race and Victorian Women's Fiction (Reading Women Writing) by Susan Lynn Meyer
In the Name of Love: Women, Masochism, and the Gothic (Reading Women Writing) by Michelle A. Masse
Kassandra and the Censors: Greek Poetry Since 1967 (Reading Women Writing) by Karen Van Dyck
Narrative Transvestism: Rhetoric and Gender in the Eighteenth-Century English Novel (Reading Women Writing) by Madeleine Kahn
Nobody's Angels: Middle-Class Women and Domestic Ideology in Victorian Culture (Reading Women Writing) by Elizabeth Langland
Outside the Pale: Cultural Exclusion, Gender Difference, and the Victorian Woman Writer (Reading Women Writing) by Elsie B. Michie
Penelope Voyages: Women and Travel in the British Literary Tradition (Reading Women Writing) by Karen Lawrence
Postcolonial Representations: Women, Literature, Identity (Reading Women Writing) by Francoise Lionnet
Reading Gertrude Stein: Body, Text, Gnosis (Reading Women Writing) by Lisa Cole Ruddick
Talking Back: Toward a Latin American Feminist Literary Criticism (Reading Women Writing) by Debra A. Castillo
The Unspeakable Mother: Forbidden Discourse in Jean Rhys and H.D. (Reading Women Writing) by Deborah Kelly Kloepfer
Woman and Modernity: The Lifestyles of Lou Andreas-Salome by Biddy Martin
Women and Romance: The Consolations of Gender in the English Novel (Reading Women Writing) by Laurie Langbauer
writing double: women's literary partnerships by Bette Lynn London
Feminist Theory, Women's Writing (Reading Women Writing) by Laurie A. Finke5

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