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Home Matters: Longing and Belonging, Nostalgia and Mourning in Women's Fiction

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Despite its typically regressive associations with homesickness, nostalgia may also function progressively by imaginatively securing, and mending or repairing the past. Looking at fiction by British and American women writers of different generations and ethnicities, Rubenstein explores tensions between home and exile, insider and outsider, longing and belonging, loss and...more
Hardcover, 224 pages
Published February 24th 2001 by Palgrave Macmillan (first published 2001)
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