Reference : (Re)reading Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s 'The Yellow Wallpaper'
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Arts & humanities : Literature
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/25101
(Re)reading Charlotte Perkins Gilman’s 'The Yellow Wallpaper'
English
Prüm, Agnès mailto [University of Luxembourg > Faculty of Language and Literature, Humanities, Arts and Education (FLSHASE) > Identités, Politiques, Sociétés, Espaces (IPSE) >]
31-Jan-2013
International
Trier Centrum für Amerikastudien: Gastvorträge
31-01-2013
Universität Trier
Trier
Germany
[en] gender ; space ; text ; New Women ; medical discourses
[en] This presentation explores constructions of 'female' spaces in literary texts of the turn of the 19th century in relation to the amalgamation of gender, desire and biological sex in the medical discourses of the period. Rereading 'The Yellow Wallpaper' involves reading it alongside other texts that draw on the notion of entrapment to articulate the difficulties faced by female artists of the late nineteenth century.
http://hdl.handle.net/10993/25101

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