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Author Margadant, Jo Burr, 1939-

Title The new biography : performing femininity in nineteenth-century France / edited by Jo Burr Margadant.

Publication Info. Berkeley : University of California Press, [2000]


Location Call No. Status
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  305.420944 M327N    Check Shelf
Description x, 298 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Studies on the history of society and culture ; 38
Studies on the history of society and culture ; 38.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-284) and index.
Contents The Duchesse de Berry and royalist political culture in postrevolutionary France / Jo Burr Margadant -- "Playing the princess": Flora Tristan, performance, and female moral authority during the July monarchy / Susan Grogan -- Republican women and republican families in the personal narratives of George Sand, Marie d'Agoult, and Hortense Allart / Whitney Walton -- Clotilde de Vaux and the search for identity / Mary Pickering -- Acting up: the feminist theatrics of Marguerite Durand / Mary Louise Roberts -- Private life, public image: motherhood and militancy in the self-construction of Nelly Roussel, 1900-1922 / Elinor A. Accampo.
Form Also available via the World Wide Web.
Chronological Term 1800 - 1899
Subject Feminism -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Feminists -- France -- Biography.
Motherhood in popular culture -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Sex role -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Women -- Political activity -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Women authors, French -- 19th century -- Biography.
Feminism. (OCoLC)fst00922671
Feminists. (OCoLC)fst00922831
Motherhood. (OCoLC)fst01026907
Popular culture. (OCoLC)fst01071344
Sex role. (OCoLC)fst01114598
Women authors, French. (OCoLC)fst01177270
Women -- Political activity. (OCoLC)fst01734136
Bekende mensen.
France -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
France. (OCoLC)fst01204289
Genre/Form Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Online version: Margadant, Jo Burr, 1939- New biography. Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2000 (OCoLC)606331985
ISBN 0520221400 (cloth: alkaline paper)
9780520221406 (cloth: alkaline paper)
0520221419 (paperback alkaline paper)
9780520221413 (paperback alkaline paper)
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