Against the Grain: The Poetics of Non-Normative Masculinity in Decadent French Literature (Paperback)

Against the Grain: The Poetics of Non-Normative Masculinity in Decadent French Literature By Patrick McGuinness (Other), Valentina Gosetti (Other), Mathew Rickard Cover Image

Against the Grain: The Poetics of Non-Normative Masculinity in Decadent French Literature (Paperback)

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This book explores the representation of masculinity as a literary concept in Decadent literature to demonstrate how the movement both appropriated and subverted patriarchal assumptions surrounding reading and writing. The book opens up fresh ground for the appraisal and analysis of gender in French studies and beyond.

Product Details ISBN: 9781800791756
ISBN-10: 1800791755
Publisher: Peter Lang Ltd, International Academic Publis
Publication Date: September 27th, 2021
Pages: 260
Language: English