Angela Carter by Linden PeachAngela Carter by Linden Peach

Angela Carter

byLinden Peach

Hardcover | September 9, 2009

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This revised new edition reviews Carter's novels in the light of recent critical developments and offers entirely new perspectives on her work. There is now extended discussion of Carter's most widely-studied novels, including The Passion of New Eve and Nights at the Circus, and discussion of the long essay The Sadeian Woman.
LINDEN PEACH is Professor of English at Edge Hill University, UK, and an Honorary Research Fellow at Swansea University, UK. His previous publications include books on Toni Morrison, Virginia Woolf, Crime Fiction, and contemporary Irish and Welsh fiction.
Title:Angela CarterFormat:HardcoverDimensions:208 pages, 8.5 × 5.43 × 0.56 inPublished:September 9, 2009Publisher:Palgrave Higher EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230202829

ISBN - 13:9780230202825

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgements.- Introduction.- Postfeminist and Euro-American Gothic: Shadow Dance (1966).- 'Realities'. Illusions and Delusions: Several Perceptions (1968) and Love (1970).- Pain and Exclusion: The Magic Toyshop (1967).- Symbolic Order and Transgression: Heroes and Villains (1969) and The Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman (1972).- Sexual Fictions: The Passion of New Eve (1977) and The Sadeian Woman (1979).- Spectal, Circus and Fellini: Nights at the Circus (1984).- Illegitimate Power and Theatre: Wise Children (1991).- The Body, Illness, Ageing and Disruption: An Overview.- Afterword.- Select Bibliography.- Index.