TITLE

'A SORROWFUL WOMAN': GAIL GODWIN'S FEMINIST PARABLE

AUTHOR(S)
Gardiner, Judith K.
PUB. DATE
June 1975
SOURCE
Studies in Short Fiction;Summer75, Vol. 12 Issue 3, p286
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the character of a woman featured in the short story 'A Sorrowful Woman,' by Gail Godwin. Ideas presented about the American woman as wife and mother; Description of the woman's withdrawal in psychological terms; Focus of the story on parable of ideological denial.
ACCESSION #
7134502

Tags: WOMEN in literature;  SORROWFUL Woman, A (Short story);  GODWIN, Gail, 1937-

 

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