Revolucionarias: Gender and Revolution in Latin America

Niamh Thornton (Editor), Par Kumaraswami (Editor)

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    Abstract

    This book collects essays which discuss women's representation of women and the war story in Latin American literature, looking in particular at their experiences, historical contexts, and their political and creative aims. This collection draws together for the first time a range of narratives of conflict and revolution as represented by Latin American women writers. By embracing a broad definition of conflict and by engaging with a wide range of narratives of conflict, it provides a space for multiple and complex versions of subjectivity, writing and experience-in-conflict to co-exist.
    Original languageEnglish
    PublisherPeter Lang
    Number of pages237
    ISBN (Print)978-3-03910-894-7
    Publication statusPublished - 2007

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    Keywords

    • Women
    • War
    • Revolution
    • Latin America
    • Central America

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    Thornton, N., & Kumaraswami, P. (Eds.) (2007). Revolucionarias: Gender and Revolution in Latin America. Peter Lang.