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The Feminization of Famine Representations of Women in Famine Naratives (Literary Criticism) by Margaret Kelleher

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Published by Cork University Press .
Written in English


  • Famine,
  • Literary studies: 19th century,
  • Women"s studies,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Europe - Ireland,
  • Women"s Studies - History,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages258
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL12044435M
ISBN 101859180787
ISBN 109781859180785

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During the Incredible Famine not only local literati in Shanxi but also Chinese journalists and philanthropists in treaty-port Shanghai engaged in what Margaret Kelleher calls a “feminization of famine,” or the representation of famine and its effects through images of women. 2 Irish people were losing interest in the Famine by Coverage of the Famine in newspapers in County Waterford effectively ceased from June see Broderick, Eugene, ‘ The Famine in Waterford as reported in the local newspapers ’ in The Famine in Waterford, – Teacht na bprátaídubha. Edited by Cowman, Des and Brady, Donald.   In Ireland’s Great Famine and Popular Politics. Edited by Enda Delaney and Breandán Mac Suibhne. London: Routledge, E-mail Citation» This essay charts how 19th-century Famine literature engaged with the discourses of popular politics. Kelleher, Margaret. The Feminization of Famine: Expressions of the Inexpressible? On the contrary, Kelleher has argued precisely this point over the years, and her book The Feminization of Famine (Cork, ) (which Fegan chooses to ignore in this context) ends by concluding.