Disjointed Perspectives On Motherhood

Author: Catalina Florina Florescu
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Disjointed Perspectives on Motherhood seeks to reevaluate the concept of unconditional maternal love and the global emancipation of motherhood as recorded from 17th century onward and as analyzed in various genres: cinema, poetry, novel, drama, and mystery fiction series. By using unprecedented comparative critical approaches such as phenomenological, medical, feminist, and re-enchantment theories, and by analyzing works from literature, cinema, and visual arts, this collection attempts to reestablish and redefine a canonical concept with the intention to revitalize an otherwise taken-for-granted image and role.
Disjointed Perspectives on Motherhood
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: Catalina Florina Florescu
Categories: Family & Relationships
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher:

Disjointed Perspectives on Motherhood seeks to reevaluate the concept of unconditional maternal love and the global emancipation of motherhood as recorded from 17th century onward and as analyzed in various genres: cinema, poetry, novel, drama, and mystery fiction series. By using unprecedented comparative critical approaches such as phenomenological, medical, feminist,
Disjointed Perspectives on Motherhood
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Catalina Florina Florescu
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-29 - Publisher: Lexington Books

Disjointed Perspectives on Motherhood seeks to reevaluate the concept of unconditional maternal love and the global emancipation of motherhood as recorded from 17th century onward and as analyzed in various genres: cinema, poetry, novel, drama, and mystery fiction series. By using unprecedented comparative critical approaches such as phenomenological, medical, feminist,
Tracing the Borders of Spanish Horror Cinema and Television
Language: en
Pages: 282
Authors: Jorge Marí
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-07 - Publisher: Routledge

This critical anthology sets out to explore the boom that horror cinema and TV productions have experienced in Spain in the past two decades. It uses a range of critical and theoretical perspectives to examine a broad variety of films and filmmakers, such as works by Alejandro Amenábar, Álex de
Writing Migration through the Body
Language: en
Pages: 283
Authors: Emma Bond
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-05 - Publisher: Springer

Writing Migration through the Body builds a study of the body as a mutable site for negotiating and articulating the transnational experience of mobility. At its core stands a selection of recent migration stories in Italian, which are brought into dialogue with related material from cultural studies and the visual
The City Since 9/11
Language: en
Pages: 302
Authors: Keith Wilhite
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-04 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

This book analyzes post-9/11 literature, film, and television through an interdisciplinary lens, taking into account contemporary debates about spatial practices, gentrification, cosmopolitanism, memory and history, nostalgia, the uncanny and the abject, postmodern virtuality, the politics of realism, and the economic and social life of cities. Featuring an international group of