The Fiction of Angela Carter

S. Gamble (Author)
Available

Description

In this Readers' Guide, Sarah Gamble, herself a leading interpreter of Carter's work, examines the critical reception of her writing, including the much-debated non-fiction text, The Sadeian Woman . Drawing on interviews, articles, books and Carter's own assessments of her role as writer, it focuses on the controversy surrounding Carter's portrayals of sadistic eroticism; her adaptation of the Gothic, science-fiction and fairy-tale genres; her subversion of gender identity; and the extent to which she was influenced by postmodern theory.

Product Details

Price
£20.99
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date
3 September 2001
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9781840462678

Earn By Promoting Books

Earn money by sharing your favourite books through our Affiliate programme.

Become an Affiliate