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Literary and Linguistic Approaches to Feminist Narratology

  • Authors

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Ruth E. Page
    Pages 1-19
  3. Ruth E. Page
    Pages 20-44
  4. Ruth E. Page
    Pages 45-72
  5. Ruth E. Page
    Pages 73-93
  6. Ruth E. Page
    Pages 94-115
  7. Ruth E. Page
    Pages 116-143
  8. Ruth E. Page
    Pages 144-172
  9. Ruth E. Page
    Pages 173-188
  10. Back Matter
    Pages 189-209

About this book


Ruth Page offers a new approach to analyzing the relationships between gender and narrative. Proposing an integrative framework for feminist narratology, she draws on literary and linguistic perspectives, illustrated by an interrogation of literary texts, from different historical periods and expressive traditions, and non-literary narratives.


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About the authors

RUTH E. PAGE is a Senior Lecturer in the School of English at the University of Central England in Birmingham, UK.

Bibliographic information


'...this book is an excellent contribution to the debate about post-modern feminims and also provides insightful narrative analyses.' - Sara Mills, Journal of Literary Semantics

'All in all, Page's book is a rich source of theory and practice regarding feminist narratology. It is very well written and easy to read. Literary and Linguistic Approaches to Feminist Narratology will be extremely useful as a reliable source of information for students and scholars in the field of language and gender, besides being of interest for anyone who is curious about narratives. We are presented here with an invaluable publication, and we can but congratulate Page for having undertaken such a task and carried it out with such expertise.' - Hilal Erkazanci, Discourse& Communication