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Das polnische Bauerntum im Werk Eliza Orzeszkowas

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Book Series: Slavistische Beitraege ISBN: 9783876900179 Year: Pages: 211 Language: German
Publisher: Peter Lang International Academic Publishing Group
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Zweck der vorliegenden Arbeit ist es, das literarische Werk, besonders die sogenannten "Bauernerzählungen", der polnischen Dichterin Eliza Orzeszkowa daraufhin zu untersuchen, ob, in welchem Maße und auf welche Weise in ihnen Aussagen zu einem soziologisch-historischen, sachlich also außerliterarischen Problem, nämlich zur Bauernfrage in Polen nach I860, gemacht sind. Zugl.: Erlangen-Nürnberg, Diss., 1962.

Gothic incest

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ISBN: 9781784993061 9781526107558 Year: Language: English
Publisher: Manchester University Press Grant: Knowledge Unlatched - 100910
Subject: Languages and Literatures
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The first full-length study of incest in the Gothic genre, this book argues that Gothic writers resisted the power structures of their society through incestuous desires. It provides interdisciplinary readings of incest within father-daughter, sibling, mother-son, cousin and uncle-niece relationships in texts by authors including Emily Brontë, Eliza Parsons, Ann Radcliffe and Eleanor Sleath. The analyses, underpinned by historical, literary and cultural contexts, reveal that the incest thematic allowed writers to explore a range of related sexual, social and legal concerns. Through representations of incest, Gothic writers modelled alternative agencies, sexualities and family structures that remain relevant today.

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