Secrecy and Sapphic Modernism : Reading Romans a Clef Between the Wars Hardback
by Sashi Nair
Novels by significant Modernist authors can be described as romans a clef , providing insight into restrictions governing the representation of female homosexuality in the early twentieth century.
Nair argues that key novels of the period represented same-sex desire through the encryption of personal references directed towards coterie audiences.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 207 pages, VIII, 207 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 02/12/2011
- Category: Literary studies: from c 1900 -
- ISBN: 9780230298378