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Feminist Fiction: Feminist Uses Of Generic Fiction Anne Cranny-Francis

Feminist Fiction: Feminist Uses Of Generic Fiction

Anne Cranny-Francis

Published June 1st 2000
ISBN : 9780312042202
Paperback
228 pages
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Cranny-Francis shows how feminist authors have used fictional genres to explore new possibilities about society and about the roles and conceptions of women. Freed from the restrictions imposed by conventions of realism, some fictional genres enableMoreCranny-Francis shows how feminist authors have used fictional genres to explore new possibilities about society and about the roles and conceptions of women. Freed from the restrictions imposed by conventions of realism, some fictional genres enable the imagination to range widely, but at the same time these genres are often linked to conservative assumptions and beliefs.