Author Ziarek, Ewa Płonowska, 1961-
Title Feminist aesthetics and the politics of modernism / Ewa Plonowska Ziarek
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, c2012
book jacket
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Descript xiii, 265 p. ; 24 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
On loss, invention, and the dilemmas of feminist aesthetics -- Revolutionary praxis and its melancholic impasses -- On suffrage militancy and modernism: femininity and revolt -- Melancholia, death of art, and women's writing -- Woolf's aesthetics of potentiality -- Female bodies, violence, and form -- Rethinking the form-matter divide in feminist politics and aesthetics -- Abstract commodity form and bare life -- Damaged materialities in political struggles and aesthetic innovations -- Toward a feminine aesthetics of renaissance -- Enigma of Nella Larsen: letters, curse, and black laughter
Subject Feminist criticism
Modernism (Aesthetics)
Feminist theory