ERIC Number: EJ679669
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
Renaming the World: Freeman's Revolt of Mother.
Academic Exchange Quarterly, v7 n2 p262-271 Sum 2003
Presents an analysis of Mary Wilkins Freeman's "The Revolt of 'Mother,'" focusing on the gendered nature of language. Asserts that the author's empowering discourse and speaking voice, within the male dominated literary arena, is an act of language appropriation, and that students who participate in the analysis of discourse can also be empowered. (Contains 14 references.) (CAK)
Descriptors: Colleges, Discourse Analysis, Feminist Criticism, Gender Issues, Higher Education, Instruction, Literary Criticism, Reader Response
Rapid Intellect Group, P.O. Box 131, Stuyvesant Falls, NY 12174. Tel: 423-697-4504.
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A