Gender Space in The House of Mirth
Available Online March 2018.
- https://doi.org/10.2991/iccese-18.2018.132How to use a DOI?
- Wharton; The House of Mirth; space
- Edith Wharton is one of the most influential novelists at the turn of the twentieth century in America. In 1905, with the publication of The House of Mirth, it aroused the attention of critics and caused much controversy. As a sensitive female writer, Wharton observed that the differences of space in the transitional period. This paper intends to explore the male and female space in Wharton’s novel by doing a detailed analysis. It can be found that Wharton reveals the differences and inequalities of male and female space, and demonstrates the social oppression of female space.
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TY - CONF AU - Tingting Xie PY - 2018/03 DA - 2018/03 TI - Gender Space in The House of Mirth BT - 2nd International Conference on Culture, Education and Economic Development of Modern Society (ICCESE 2018) PB - Atlantis Press SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccese-18.2018.132 DO - https://doi.org/10.2991/iccese-18.2018.132 ID - Xie2018/03 ER -