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Discourses of desire

gender, genre, and epistolary fictions

by Linda S. Kauffman

  • 27 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Epistolary fiction -- History and criticism,
  • Femininity in literature,
  • Letter writing in literature,
  • Love-letters in literature,
  • Letters in literature,
  • Women and literature,
  • Desire in literature,
  • Love in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementLinda S. Kauffman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN56.L6 K38 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination331 p. :
    Number of Pages331
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2552787M
    ISBN 100801418534
    LC Control Number85048196

    In Discourses of Sexuality, fourteen distinguished scholars, artists, and critics examine sexuality from a fascinating array of perspectives. The book’s opening section reopens the question of “the history of sexuality;” it is followed by “Regimes of Knowledge and Desire,” which explores gender and sexuality in the Elizabethan period, sexual desire and the market economy during the Industrial Revolution, and Cited by: 8. The Discourses of Epictetus are a series of informal lectures by the Stoic philosopher Epictetus written down by his pupil Arrian around AD. Four books out of an original eight are still extant. The philosophy of Epictetus is intensely practical. He directs his students to focus attention on their opinions, anxieties, passions and desires, so that "they may never fail to get what they desire, nor fall into what Author: Epictetus.

    Discourses of Brigham Young book. Read 20 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. I have owned this book for nearly a decade and always wanted to read it but never had a strong enough desire to do so. I wish that desire was stronger a decade ago. This is an excellent reference book for those of us who are a little /5. Discourses of Epictetus: Book Summary, Key Lessons and Best Quotes. Discourses by Epictetus is a work that only survived thanks to a student named Arrian, who’s credited with transcribing the lessons he learned in Epictetus’ classroom at the beginning of the second century AD. Arrian wrote in a letter prior to the Discourses’ publishing, “whatever I used to hear him say I wrote down, word for word, as best I .

    Forms of Desire: Sexual Orientation and the Social Constructionist Controversy (; second edition ) is an anthology of articles about social constructionist approaches to sexual orientation edited by the philosopher Edward Stein. It includes an introduction from Stein, as well as selections from authors such as Michel Foucault, Mary McIntosh, Ian Hacking, Arnold Davidson, John Boswell Publisher: Garland Publishing, Inc. Epictetus was a Greek Stoic philosopher (b. d. CE). Born a slave in Hierapolis, Phyrgia, in what is today Turkey, Epictetus lived in Rome until exiled to Nicopolis in Northern Greece. It was in exile that Epictetus' disciple Arrian took down his Discourses. As we have no actual writings of Epictetus, Arrian's notes are the only remnants.


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Discourses of desire by Linda S. Kauffman Download PDF EPUB FB2

Discourses Of Desire: Gender, Genre, And Epistolary Fictions. Kauffman looks at a neglected genre--the love letter written by literary heroines. Tracing the development of the genre from Ovid to the twentieth-century novel, she explores the important implications of these amatory discourses for an understanding of fictive representation in general/5(5).

Discourses of Desire: Gender, Genre, and Epistolary Fictions by Linda S. Kauffman (Author)Cited by: Discourses of Desire: Gender, Genre, and Epistolary Fictions Hardcover – June 1, by Linda S. Kauffman (Author)4/5(1). Discourses of Desire. Book Description: In Discourses Discourses of desire book Desire, Linda S.

Kauffman looks at a neglected genre-the love letters written by literary heroines. Tracing the development of the genre from Ovid to the twentieth-century novel, Kauffman explores through provocative and incisive readings the important implications of these amatory discourses for an understanding of fictive representation in.

“Hosea Hirata’s collection of essays, Discourses of Seduction, is driven by desire, and it is written in a voice delirious with the attractions of text and words; the essays are also driven by concerns for memory and history and the scandals of desire and by: Thus, Shields (, 75) has explored the liminal, carnivalesque and illicit pleasures associated with the British seaside resort of Brighton, particularly in the s and s, which became ‘the topos of a set of connected discourses on pleasure and pleasurable activities without which our entire conception and sense of a beach would Author: Steve Watson.

Discourses of desire by Linda S. Kauffman; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Letters in literature, Femininity in literature, Epistolary fiction, History and criticism, Letter writing in literature, Desire in literature, Women and literature, Love.

Sapphic Fathers: Discourses of Same-Sex Desire from Nineteenth-Century France (University of Toronto Romance Series) Hardcover – Decem by Gretchen Schultz (Author) › Visit Amazon's Gretchen Schultz Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more.

Author: Gretchen Schultz. Between Friends: Discourses of Power and Desire in the Machiavelli-Vettori Letters of ACLS Humanities E-Book History e-book project: Author: John M.

Najemy: Publisher: Princeton University Press, ISBN:Length: pages:. Later, and largely through an apparently whimsical exchange of letters on love and the foibles of eros, Vettori led Machiavelli to confront the power of desire in language, which opened the way for a different, essentially poetic, approach to writing about politics that surfaces for the first time in the pages of the Discourses on Livy.

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Discourses of Desire: Gender, Genre, and Epistolary Fictions: Linda S. Kauffman: Books - In Discourses of Desire, Linda S. Kauffman looks at a neglected genre-the love letters written by literary heroines.

Tracing the development of the genre from Ovid to the twentieth-century novel, Kauffman explores through provocative and incisive readings the important implications of these amatory discourses for an understanding of fictive representation in general. The Discourses is quite a big book, a more condensed version of his message can be found in the Enchiridion (The Handbook), which I'd also recommend.

I personally prefer the discourse as it fleshes out Epictetus' message more fully but the Enchiridion is a good start 4/5(47).

Free Online Library: Between Friends: Discourses of Power and Desire in the Machiavelli-Vettori Letters of by "Renaissance Quarterly"; Humanities, general Literature, writing, book reviews Book reviews Books.

The discourses of desire from this period embrace works as dissimilar as sonnets on frustrated love and libertine invitations to lust. Writers both idealized and demystified sex, alternately equating it with religious transcendence or exposing it as a mere bodily itch.

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kauffman, Linda S., Discourses of desire. Ithaca: Cornell University. Get this from a library. Discourses of desire: gender, genre, and epistolary fictions. [Linda S Kauffman]. The Discourses on Livy is a work of political history and philosophy written in the early 16th century by the Italian writer and political theorist Niccolò Machiavelli, best known as the author of The Prince.

The Discourses were published posthumously with papal privilege in The title identifies the work's subject as the first ten books of Livy's Ab urbe condita, which relate the expansion of Rome through.

Dalia Gebrial examines the colonial scripts that encode people in and out of the possibility of love. Embedded within the constituent discourses of love – of desirability, emotional labour, support and commitment – are codes of social value assigned to certain bodies; of who is worthy of love’s work.

The labour of decolonising these representative paradigms is structural, and involves. Emotional factors such as desire are in fact necessary to analytically grasp the power of political discourses.

The emotional pull of desire – desire for a secure and stable “sense of self” – is intimately related to the intrinsic insecurity of being a subject and of having an identity.Richard E.

Zeikowitz explores various discourses of male same-sex desire in diverse 14th century chivalric texts and describes the sociopolitical forces motivating those discourses. He attempts to dethrone traditional heteronormative views by drawing attention to culturally normative "queer" desire.2/5.journal of discourses.

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