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The Male Chauvinist Pig: A History

Julie Willett

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781469661070
eISBN:
9781469661094
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469661070.001.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

In the social upheavals of the 1960s and 1970s, a series of stock characters emerged to define and bolster white masculinity. Alongside such caricatures as "the Playboy" and "the Redneck" came a new ... More


Food Questioning Values in Marie Darrieussecq’s Truismes/Pig Tales

Ruth Cruickshank

in Leftovers: Eating, Drinking and Re-thinking with Case Studies from Post-war French Fiction

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781789620672
eISBN:
9781789629828
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620672.003.0005
Subject:
Literature, European Literature

Darrieussecq’s scandal-provoking Truismes/Pig Tales (1996), set in a near-future, neo-fascist France, involves much eating, drinking and consumption of others, whilst deliberately chewing up ... More


Are You a Chauvinist Pig?: Mixed Political Consciousness and the Mass Media

Julie Willett

in The Male Chauvinist Pig: A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781469661070
eISBN:
9781469661094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469661070.003.0004
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

This chapter finds that the male chauvinist pig was easy to spot but hard to define. It offers an exploration of the various incarnations of male chauvinist piggery and provides insight into the ... More


Recognizing the Living Space

Roberto Valcárcel Rojas

in Archaeology of Early Colonial Interaction at El Chorro de Maíta, Cuba

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061566
eISBN:
9780813051499
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061566.003.0005
Subject:
Archaeology, Historical Archaeology

Chapter 5 presents the results of surveys and excavations accomplished at El Chorro de Maíta initiated in 2006. These investigations refined the dimensions of te area over which the archaeological ... More


Reading and Not Reading The Black Pig in A Farewell to Arms

Miriam B. Mandel

in Hemingway and Italy: Twenty-First-Century Perspectives

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780813054414
eISBN:
9780813053158
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813054414.003.0009
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century Literature and Modernism

Mandel takes a brief reference to an anticlerical novel made by one of the characters in A Farewell to Arms and explores the historical and ideological basis for its presence in the novel. In a novel ... More


Introduction: Taking Humor Seriously

Julie Willett

in The Male Chauvinist Pig: A History

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2022
ISBN:
9781469661070
eISBN:
9781469661094
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469661070.003.0001
Subject:
History, American History: 20th Century

For all that was historic about the presidential election of 2016, the way it boiled down to a competition between a second-wave feminist (Hillary Clinton) and an old-school misogynist (Donald Trump) ... More


But If You Have a Pig in Your Backyard … Nobody Can Push You Around: Black Self-Help and Community Survival, 1967–1975

Rebecca Tuuri

in Strategic Sisterhood: The National Council of Negro Women in the Black Freedom Struggle

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469638904
eISBN:
9781469638928
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469638904.003.0007
Subject:
History, African-American History

Following its local workshops in the late 1960s, the National Council of Negro Women (NCNW) began to create self-help community programs. This chapter focuses on NCNW's programs in Mississippi--a pig ... More


Banquets and Brawls: Aspects of Ceremonial Meals

Bruce Lincoln

in Discourse and the Construction of Society: Comparative Studies of Myth, Ritual, and Classification

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199372362
eISBN:
9780199372393
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199372362.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In many settings, formal meals serve as a ritual instrument through which the social order is reproduced and reinforced, for example, by differentiated seating patterns and distributions of valued ... More


Novel word crafting

D. Gary Miller

in English Lexicogenesis

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
April 2014
ISBN:
9780199689880
eISBN:
9780191770371
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199689880.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter focuses on analogy (since all neologisms are modeled on prior knowledge), creativity, and imagination. Types of language play discussed range from puns to games like Pig Latin, ... More


Charles Lamb, Roast Pork, and Willow Crockery

Chris Murray

in China from the Ruins of Athens and Rome: Classics, Sinology, and Romanticism, 1793-1938

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780198767015
eISBN:
9780191821240
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198767015.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Literary Studies: Classical, Early, and Medieval

Charles Lamb’s work communicates both his frustrated wish to study classics and the Orientalist atmosphere of his employment at East India House. ‘A Dissertation upon Roast Pig’ envisions the ... More


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