Self-Fashioning in Margaret Atwood's Fiction: Dress, Culture, and Identity
by Cynthia Kuhn (Goodreads Author)
Clothing plays a more meaningful role in contemporary Canadian writer Atwood's fiction than has previously been discussed at length, argues Kuhn (English, Metropolitan State College, Colorado). She finds that her protagonists consistently style themselves in response to divisive cultural codes, so that self-fashioning becomes a survivalist act. The
Hardcover, 144 pages
Published January 14th 2005 by Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-6 of 6)