The Fatal Hero

The Fatal Hero

Diana, Deity of the Moon, as An Archetype of the Modern Hero in English Literature

Book - 1996
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Haroian-Guerin (English, Syracuse U.) explores the subversive revision of the figure of Diana as an ideal model for the heroic woman in the novels of Charlotte Bronte, Nathaniel Hawthorne, James Joyce, Henry James, George Eliot, and Edith Wharton. Looking at language, images, themes and heroic characters, she finds a unidentified nexus between women's studies and modern literature. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.
Publisher: New York : Peter Lang, 1996
ISBN: 9780820430256
0820430250
Branch Call Number: PR830.H4 H37 1996
Characteristics: 261 p. : ill. ; 24 cm

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