Version classiqueVersion mobile
OpenEdition Books

Bodies that bleed

Metamorphosis in Angela Carter’s Fairy Tales

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 to inform the stories of the collection both in a thematic and a stylistic perspective and address the need to rethink human experience altogether, especially as regards heterosexual relationships and power distribution between the sexes. By exhibitin...


Lire la suite
  • Éditeur : Ledizioni
  • Collection : Di/Segni
  • Lieu d’édition : Milano
  • Année d’édition : 2016
  • Publication sur OpenEdition Books : 15 janvier 2020
  • EAN (Édition imprimée) : 9788867055425
  • EAN électronique : 9788855260404
  • DOI : 10.4000/books.ledizioni.7790
  • Nombre de pages : 137 p.