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Rachel Potter

in Obscene Modernism: Literary Censorship and Experiment 1900-1940

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199680986
eISBN:
9780191766008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199680986.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Chapter Five brings together some of the different factors — historical, intellectual, and literary — that have been discussed in Chapters One to Four but moves the argument forwards chronologically ... More


Splintered Sexualities in Rebecca West’s <i>The Return of the Soldier</i>, Virginia Woolf’s <i>Mrs. Dalloway</i>, and Sylvia Townsend Warner’s “A Love Match”

Vara Neverow

in Virginia Woolf and Her Female Contemporaries

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781942954088
eISBN:
9781786944122
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9781942954088.003.0028
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

Chris Baldry in Rebecca West’s debut novel The Return of the Soldier (1918), Septimus Warren Smith in Virginia Woolf’s Mrs. Dalloway (1925), and the siblings Justin Tizard and Celia Tizard in Sylvia ... More


Conclusion

John Tulloch and Belinda Middleweek

in Real Sex Films: The New Intimacy and Risk in Cinema

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780190244606
eISBN:
9780190244644
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190244606.003.0014
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This book has provided a new reading of the transformation of intimacy that can be found in real sex films using an interdisciplinary perspective drawing on new risk sociology; feminist critical ... More


Loving Class Others in The God of Small Things and Salt and Saffron

Maryam Mirza

in Intimate Class Acts: Friendship and Desire in Indian and Pakistani Women's Fiction

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780199466740
eISBN:
9780199087228
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199466740.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

This chapter explores the depiction of cross-class heterosexual romance in The God of Small Things and Salt and Saffron. It addresses the socially ‘transgressive’ nature of the romance and the ... More


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