Shaw and Feminisms

Shaw and Feminisms

On Stage and Off

eBook - 2013
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When offstage actions contradict a playwright's onstage message, literary study gets messy. In his personal relationships, George Bernard Shaw was often ambivalent toward liberated women--surprisingly so, considering his reputation as one of the first champions of women's rights. His private attitudes sit uncomfortably beside his public philosophies that were so foundational to first-wave feminism. Here, Shaw's long-recognized influence on feminism is reexamined through the lens of twenty-first-century feminist thought as well as previously unpublished primary sources. New links appea.
Publisher: Florida : University Press of Florida, 2013
ISBN: 9780813042657
0813042658
9781299818521
1299818528
0813042437
9780813042435
Characteristics: 1 online resource (252 pages)
Additional Contributors: Reynolds, Jean

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