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Arranging Grief: Sacred Time and the Body in Nineteenth-Century America (Sexual Cultures)

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2008 Winner, MLA First Book Prize

Charting the proliferation of forms of mourning and memorial across a century increasingly concerned with their historical and temporal significance, Arranging Grief offers an innovative new view of the aesthetic, social, and political implications of emotion. Dana Luciano argues that the cultural plotting of grief provides a distinctive in
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Hardcover, 345 pages
Published November 1st 2007 by New York University Press
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