The Practice of Quixotism

Postmodern Theory and Eighteenth-Century Women’s Writing

  • Authors
  • Scott Paul Gordon

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-viii
  2. Scott Paul Gordon
    Pages 1-10
  3. Scott Paul Gordon
    Pages 117-140
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 187-240

About this book


Using postmodern theory, The Practice of Quixotism explores eighteenth-century women's texts that use quixote narratives, which typically demand that individuals purge their minds of internalized fictions to insist instead that the reality we encounter is inevitably mediated by the texts we have read.


fiction Narrative women

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