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Kate O'Brien and the fiction of identity :

sex, art and politics in Mary Lavelle and other writings /
Aintzane Legarreta Mentxaka.
Main Creator: Mentxaka, Aintzane Legarreta, 1967-
Summary:"Kate O'Brien's novel, Mary Lavelle, banned upon publication in 1936, is a key work of the twentieth century that has suffered from critical neglect despite its wider popularity with readers. This book reexamines Mary Lavelle, exploring its role in the modernist canon and its importance to political and queer activism"--Provided by publisher.
Format: BOOK
Language:English
Published / Created: Jefferson, NC : McFarland & Co., 2011.
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Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-268) and index.

Physical description: v, 283 pages ; 23 cm.

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ISBN:9780786448739
0786448733
Table of Contents:
Preface: the canon
Some contexts
Activist fiction I: politics
Activist fiction II: sexuality
Modernism
History
Biography Enrique Areilza (1860-1926)
Autobiography of Kate O'Brien, 1922-1923, 1935-1936
Conclusion: identity.