Search Results for: transgressive-women-in-modern-russian-and-east-european-cultures


The Masculine Modern Woman

Pub Date : 2019-01-09 | Author : Jenny Ingemarsdotter | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9780429656538
ISBN 13 : 042965653X

This book takes a fresh approach to one of the most popular cultural symbols of modernity in the 1920s—the "masculine" modern woman. Uncovering discourses on female masculinity i..


Revisiting Gender In European History 1400 1800

Pub Date : 2018-04-17 | Author : Elise M. Dermineur | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781351744690
ISBN 13 : 1351744690

Do women have a history? Did women have a renaissance? These were provocative questions when they were raised in the heyday of women’s studies in the 1970s. But how relevant does..


Shame And The Anti Feminist Backlash

Pub Date : 2017-11-28 | Author : Sharon Crozier-De Rosa | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781136200731
ISBN 13 : 1136200738

Shame and the Anti-Feminist Backlash examines how women opposed to the feminist campaign for the vote in early twentieth-century Britain, Ireland, and Australia used shame as a pol..


Warsaw Is My Country

Pub Date : 2018-02-20 | Author : Beth Holmgren | Publisher : Jews of Poland

ISBN 10 : 1618117580
ISBN 13 : 9781618117588

This story of Krystyna Bierzyńska, an acculturated Polish Jew, explores how she survived the Holocaust thanks to the efforts of her Jewish and surrogate Christian families and ser..



Women In Russian Literature After Glasnost

Pub Date : 2005 | Author : Carol Adlam | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 1900755920
ISBN 13 : 9781900755924

The Russian literary world was shaken by the wide-reaching reforms of the late Soviet period (1985-91) and the Soviet Union's subsequent collapse. During this period of transition ..