Necessary Madness: The Humor of Domesticity in Nineteenth-Century American Literature Gregg Camfield

ISBN: 9781280451683

Published: January 9th 2009

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236 pages


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Necessary Madness: The Humor of Domesticity in Nineteenth-Century American Literature  by  Gregg Camfield

Necessary Madness: The Humor of Domesticity in Nineteenth-Century American Literature by Gregg Camfield
January 9th 2009 | ebook | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, talking book, mp3, RTF | 236 pages | ISBN: 9781280451683 | 6.33 Mb

Camfield offers a comprehensive examination of the ways humour was used by major writers of fiction in nineteenth-century America. Camfield argues that humour serves as an important tool for both men and women to manage the ideology of domesticity soMoreCamfield offers a comprehensive examination of the ways humour was used by major writers of fiction in nineteenth-century America.

Camfield argues that humour serves as an important tool for both men and women to manage the ideology of domesticity so prevalent at the time, and he shows how gender comes to bear upon comic techniques and sensibilities.



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