The Bloody Chamber And Other Stories

Author: Angela Carter
Publisher: Random House
ISBN: 140901536X
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WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY HELEN SIMPSON From familiar fairy tales and legends - Red Riding Hood, Bluebeard, Puss in Boots, Beauty and the Beast, vampires and werewolves - Angela Carter has created an absorbing collection of dark, sensual, ...

Horribly Sexy How Sexuality Becomes Gothic In Angela Carters The Bloody Chamber

Author: Juliane Strätz
Publisher: GRIN Verlag
ISBN: 365673304X
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Introduction The British writer Angela Carter got famous for her short stories and
her examination of The Sadeian Woman. In her writing she often deals with
sexuality and power. The story The Bloody Chamber is one often short stories in
Angela Carter's collection The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories, which was
published in 1979. In this particular story she reworks the fairy tale of Blue Beard
and transforms it into a feminist retelling by combining it with results from The
Sadeian ...

The World Of Angela Carter

Author: Dani Cavallaro
Publisher: McFarland
ISBN: 0786461284
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This text explores a selection of Carter's novels and short stories, supplemented with her perspectives on politics, society, aesthetics, and her attempts to redefine established popular genres such as the fairy tale"--Provided by publisher ...

Bodies That Bleed Metamorphosis In Angela Carter S Fairy Tales

Author: Anna Pasolini
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ISBN: 9788867055425
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This work aims to develop new readings of the poetics and the politics of Angela Carter's The Bloody Chamber and Other Stories (1979) in the light of the bodily metamorphoses represented in the fairy tales.Metamorphic processes can be said ...

Encyclopedia Of The British Short Story

Author: Andrew Maunder
Publisher: Infobase Learning
ISBN: 1438140703
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Bloody. Chamber. and. Other. Stories. 1979 Work Author: Angela Carter The
Bloody Chamber collects 10 of Angela Carter's short stories, linked by their
common source material, familiar tales from the folk tradition including "
Bluebeard," "Snow White," "Beauty and the Beast," "Puss inBoots," and"Little Red
Riding Hood." As the volume's title suggests, in Carter's hands these tales often
bear little resemblance tothe generally tamerversions best known to
contemporary readers and ...

Space Conrad And Modernity

Author: Con Coroneos
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
ISBN: 9780198187363
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WHO is DECEIVED by 'the pounding of my heart' in Angela Carter's The Bloody
Chamber? Who could misconstrue 'the great pistons ceaselessly ... Between
brain and groin there is so much not to miss, in fact, that one particular detail
might escape us — the absence of the idealized organ of romance, that unique
bloody chamber called the heart. Perhaps this is why Carter's story, like much of
her other work, cannot keep a secret. The Bloody Chamber has plenty of
mysteries and ...

Angela Carter And The Fairy Tale

Author: Danielle Marie Roemer
Publisher: Wayne State University Press
ISBN: 9780814329054
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Rather than viewing the wife as someone who ends paradise and thereby
condemns herself to a life of misery, Renfroe sees both Eve and the wife as
emancipatory figures, as women who win the right of self-determination. In "The
Contextualization of the Marquis in Angela Carter's The Bloody Chamber,' "
Danielle M. Roemer takes yet another route into the story, examining the role of
allusion. She concentrates on patriarchy's control of the processes of signification
, specifically those ...