Canadian Women's Writing / Ecriture des femmes au Canada
Sixteen essays exemplify the progress of interdisciplinary research, collaboration, and publishing surrounding Canadian women's writing.
The Wailing Culture of Yemenite Jewish Women
Investigates the socio-cultural, psychological, and philosophical aspects of the Yemenite Jewish wailing tradition in modern Israel.
Explores representational strategies in the groundbreaking series The L Word.
Angela Carter's Translational Poetics
Uncovers the neglected role of translation in Angela Carter's fairy-tale-inspired fiction.
Investigates class mobility in a group of 40-50-year-old second-generation Moroccan immigrant women, members of a subordinate ethnic group in Israel.
Champion of the West
Articles, photographs, slides, manuscripts, diaries, and letters; an unparalleled collection of cultural and ethnographic value.
A Challenge and a Promise
Follows the work of Detroit women's organizations as they dealt with issues related to voting, industrialization, and immigration.
Analyzes The Donna Reed Show, which aired from 1958 to 1966, as a key moment of cultural transition.
Queering the Grimms
Contributors explore alternative readings and queer possibilities of the Grimm brothers' Kinder- und Hausmärchen (KHM, Children's and Household Tales).
The Letters of Susan M. Hopkins, 1927-1935
Describes life from a woman’s perspective at the excavation of Dura-Europos, an ancient site that contained many remarkable archaeological finds.
The Education of Jewish Girls in Tsarist Russia
Illuminates the role that private schools for Jewish girls played in Russian Jewish society and documents their influence on contemporary political discourse and educational innovation.
Murder-Suicide on a Small Campus
The true story of a murder-suicide at Kalamazoo College and its rippling effects on the campus community.
An analysis of I Love Lucy, one of the best loved sitcoms in the history of American television.
Feminism and Film History
Illustrates the rich relationship between film history and feminist theory.
Feminist Filmmaking and Beyond
Examines the exchanges within and through feminist film culture to expand critical horizons in film scholarship.
Cinema, Nation, Identity
An innovative collection of original essays on Jane Campion, renowned female auteur filmmaker.
Examines the full run of Sex and the City and its production background, place in television history, innovations to the genre, and reception.
A Fairy-Tale Icon in Cross-Cultural Contexts
A global study of modern adaptations for readers of all ages of Little Red Riding Hood.
Collects nearly thirty years of major work by noted writer and folklore scholar Kay Stone.
Life Histories of Female Holocaust Survivors from Hungary
A compassionate and insightful study of Hungarian women who lived through the Holocaust, with an appendix containing their complete stories.