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Title Eugenic fantasies : racial ideology in the literature and popular culture of the 1920's / Betsy L. Nies.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2002.


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Description 1 online resource (xv, 129 pages) : illustrations
Series Literary criticism and cultural theory
Literary criticism and cultural theory.
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-123) and index.
Note Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Print version record.
Subject Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940 -- Criticism and interpretation.
H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940
H. D (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940.
H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961.
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Race in literature.
Literature and science -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Popular culture -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Eugenics -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Racism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Eugenics in literature.
Eugenics -- history.
History, 20th Century.
Literature -- history.
United States.
Genre Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Contents Introduction: Racial Identity and Subjective Loss -- Ch 1. Theoretical and Critical Contexts -- Ch 2. The Rise of Eugenics and the Quest for the Classical White Male Body -- Ch 3. Hemingway, Eugenic Terror, and the "Newest New Woman" -- Ch 4. Imagining the Statuesque: H.D., Eugenics, and the Aesthetics of White Lesbian Identity -- Ch 5. Fitzgerald, Nordicism, and Racial Nostalgia -- Ch 6. Conclusion.
Summary Eugenic Fantasies is an innovative work that combines interpretive strategies from the fields of psychoanalysis, anthropology, and literary studies to create a new model for theorizing race.
Other Title Print version: Nies, Betsy L., 1959- Eugenic fantasies. New York : Routledge, 2002 0415937388