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The Resource Imagining the worst : Stephen King and the representation of women, edited by Kathleen Margaret Lant and Theresa Thompson

Imagining the worst : Stephen King and the representation of women, edited by Kathleen Margaret Lant and Theresa Thompson

Label
Imagining the worst : Stephen King and the representation of women
Title
Imagining the worst
Title remainder
Stephen King and the representation of women
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kathleen Margaret Lant and Theresa Thompson
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3561.I483
LC item number
Z72 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lant, Kathleen Margaret
  • Thompson, Theresa
Series statement
Contributions to the study of popular culture
Series volume
no. 67
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • King, Stephen
  • Horror tales, American
  • Women in literature
Label
Imagining the worst : Stephen King and the representation of women, edited by Kathleen Margaret Lant and Theresa Thompson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-190) and index
Contents
Imagining the worst: Stephen King and the representation of men / Kathleen Margaret Lant and Theresa Thompson -- Cotton Mather and Stephen King: writing/righting the body politic / Edward J. Ingebretsen -- Patriarchal mediations of Carrie: the book, the movie, and the musical / Douglass Keesey -- Rituals of male violence: unlocking the (fe)male self in Gerald's game and Dolores Claiborne / Theresa Thompson -- Repulsive attraction: "The raft," the Vagina Dentata, and the slasher formula / Leonard Cassuto -- The power of the feminine and the gendered construction of horror in Stephen King's "The reach" / André L. DeCuir -- Gerald's Game and Dolores Claiborne: Stephen King and the evolution of an authentic female narrative voice / Carol A. Senf -- "Oh dear Jesus it is female": monster as mother/mother as monster in Stephen King's It / Linda Anderson -- It, a sexual fantasy / Karen Thoens -- Cars are girls: sexual power and sexual panic in Stephen King's Christine / Edward Madden -- The rape of constant reader: Stephen King's construction of the female reader and violation of the female body in Misery / Kathleen Margaret Lant
Control code
  • a209469
  • ocm37981689
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 203 p.
Isbn
9780313302329
Lccn
97048575
System control number
(Sirsi) ABR-5865
Label
Imagining the worst : Stephen King and the representation of women, edited by Kathleen Margaret Lant and Theresa Thompson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [183]-190) and index
Contents
Imagining the worst: Stephen King and the representation of men / Kathleen Margaret Lant and Theresa Thompson -- Cotton Mather and Stephen King: writing/righting the body politic / Edward J. Ingebretsen -- Patriarchal mediations of Carrie: the book, the movie, and the musical / Douglass Keesey -- Rituals of male violence: unlocking the (fe)male self in Gerald's game and Dolores Claiborne / Theresa Thompson -- Repulsive attraction: "The raft," the Vagina Dentata, and the slasher formula / Leonard Cassuto -- The power of the feminine and the gendered construction of horror in Stephen King's "The reach" / André L. DeCuir -- Gerald's Game and Dolores Claiborne: Stephen King and the evolution of an authentic female narrative voice / Carol A. Senf -- "Oh dear Jesus it is female": monster as mother/mother as monster in Stephen King's It / Linda Anderson -- It, a sexual fantasy / Karen Thoens -- Cars are girls: sexual power and sexual panic in Stephen King's Christine / Edward Madden -- The rape of constant reader: Stephen King's construction of the female reader and violation of the female body in Misery / Kathleen Margaret Lant
Control code
  • a209469
  • ocm37981689
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
viii, 203 p.
Isbn
9780313302329
Lccn
97048575
System control number
(Sirsi) ABR-5865

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