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Alchemy of Genres

Diane P. Freedman

Alchemy of Genres

Cross-genre Writing by American Feminist Poet-critics

by Diane P. Freedman

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Published by Univ. P. of Virginia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDiane P. Freedman.
SeriesFeminist Issues: Practice, Politics, Theory Series
The Physical Object
Pagination(192)p. ;
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22280522M
ISBN 100813913780

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