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This list relates to the semester Semester Year 2017/18 which ended on 31/08/2018
  1. Gender Studies 9 items
    1. Gender trouble: feminism and the subversion of identity - Judith Butler, Dawson Books 2006 (electronic resource)

      Book  See Chapter 1 especially.

    2. Thinking about women - Mary Ellmann 1979

      Book 

    3. Sexual/textual politics: feminist literary theory - Toril Moi 2002

      Book  This is an excellent overview of the various strands and theories within Feminism

    4. Promiscuities: a secret history of female desire - Naomi Wolf 1998, c1997

      Book 

    5. A room of one's own - Virginia Woolf 2004

      Book 

    6. What is a woman?: and other essays - Toril Moi 1999

      Book  The first essay, 'What is a woman?' is a really excellent introduction to the topic.

  2. New Roles for Women: Norah Borges 5 items
  3. New Roles for Women: Frida Kahlo 10 items
    1. Frida Kahlo: mujer, ideolog⩡, arte - Eli Bartra 1994

      Book 

    2. Frida Kahlo - Emma Dexter, Tanya Barson, Gannit Ankori, Tate Modern (Gallery) 2005

      Book 

    3. Frida Kahlo - Malka Drucker, Frida Kahlo 1995

      Book 

    4. The Expanding discourse: feminism and art history - Norma Broude, Mary D. Garrard 1992

      Book  See: Chapter by Helland, J., ‘Culture, Politics, and Identity in the Paintings of Frida Kahlo’, pp. 397-407.

    5. The diary of Frida Kahlo: an intimate self-portrait - Frida Kahlo, Carlos Fuentes, Sarah M. Lowe, Phyllis Freeman 2005

      Book 

    6. Frida Kahlo: contra el mito - Patricia Mayayo 2008

      Book 

    7. Frida Kahlo: an open life - Raquel Tibol c1993

      Book 

  4. Painting Desire: Leonor Fini 7 items
    1. Leonor Fini: et son oeuvre - Marcel Brion, Leonor Fini 1962

      Book 

    2. Women artists and the Surrealist Movement - Whitney Chadwick c1985

      Book  Chapter 2 is particularly relevant and draws on Fini’s work.

    3. Surrealism and women - Mary Ann Caws, Rudolf E. Kuenzli, Gwen Raaberg 1991

      Book  See: Chapter by Colvile, G., ‘Beauty and/Is the Beast: Animal Symbology in the Work of Leonora Carrington, Remedios Varo and Leonor Fini’, pp. 159-81.

    4. Women as mythmakers: poetry and visual art by twentieth-century women - Estella Lauter c1984

      Book  This book includes a chapter on Fini.

    5. La Feminité triomphante: Surrealism, Leonor Fini, and the Sphinx - Alyce Mahon 2013

      Article  This article is also available in print in 'Dada/Surrealism', No. 19 (2013), http://encore.lib.gla.ac.uk/iii/encore/record/C__Rb2876925

    6. Sphinx: the life and art of Leonor Fini - Peter Webb, Leonor Fini 2009

      Book 

    7. Leonor Fini: Métamorphoses d'un art - Peter Webb 2007

      Book 

  5. Writing Desire: María Luisa Bombal, ‘La última niebla’ 11 items
    1. La identidad femenina en La última niebla - Claudia Maribel Domínguez Miranda April-June 2013

      Article 

    2. Apropiaciones de realidad en la novela hispanoamericana de los siglos XIX y XX - Hans-Otto Dill 1994

      Book  See pp.229-41 Hopfe, Karin, 'Maria Luisa Bomball: "La ultima niebla"'

    3. The lyrical vision of Maria Luisa Bombal - Celeste Kostopulos-Cooperman c1988

      Book 

  6. Screening Desire: María Luisa Bemberg, Camila (1984) 8 items
    1. An Argentine passion: María Luisa Bemberg and her films - John King, Sheila Whitaker, Rosa Bosch 2000

      Book 

    2. Latin American cinema: essays on modernity, gender and national identity - Lisa Shaw, Stephanie Dennison c2005

      Book 

    3. Based on a true story: Latin American history at the movies - Donald Fithian Stevens 1997

      Book 

    4. The new Latin American cinema: a continental project - Zuzana M. Pick 1993

      Book