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Author Marting, Diane E.

Title The sexual woman in Latin American literature : dangerous desires / Diane E. Marting.

Publication Info. Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, [2001]


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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 345 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-328) and index.
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Summary ''A major and important addition to the field of Latin American studies ... [and] the work of a mature scholar. I recommend it fully and enthusiastically.''-- Sara Castro-Klaren, Johns Hopkins UniversityLatin American fiction achieved a turning point in its representation of sexual women sometime in the 1960s.
Contents Table of Contents; List of Illustrations ix; Preface xi; A Note about Translations xv; 1. Dangerous (to) Women: Introduction 1; 2. Miguel Angel Asturias and the "Newly Sexed Woman" 55; 3. Clarice Lispector and the Promise of Freedom 147; 4. Mario Vargas Llosa and the End(s) of Sexual Freedom 206; Notes 267; Bibliography 307; Index 329.
Subject Asturias, Miguel Angel -- Political and social views.
Lispector, Clarice -- Political and social views.
Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936- -- Political and social views.
Lispector, Clarice, 1924-1977 -- Political and social views.
Asturias, Miguel Angel. (OCoLC)fst00040106
Lispector, Clarice. (OCoLC)fst00017375
Vargas Llosa, Mario, 1936- (OCoLC)fst00039299
Latin American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Women in literature.
Women and literature -- Latin America -- History -- 20th century.
Sex in literature.
Sex role in literature.
Latin American fiction. (OCoLC)fst00993026
Political and social views. (OCoLC)fst01353986
Sex in literature. (OCoLC)fst01114464
Sex role in literature. (OCoLC)fst01114649
Women and literature. (OCoLC)fst01177093
Women in literature. (OCoLC)fst01177912
Latin America. (OCoLC)fst01245945
Chronological Term 1900 - 1999
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Marting, Diane E. Sexual woman in Latin American literature. Gainesville, FL : University Press of Florida, ©2001 0813018323 (DLC) 00053267 (OCoLC)45393044
ISBN 0813031230 (electronic bk.)
9780813031231 (electronic bk.)
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