Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader

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    • Publication Type:
      eBook.
    • Abstract:
      The definitive survey of an essential feminist poet. In June 2019, Nicole Brossard was awarded the Lifetime Recognition Award from the Griffin Poetry Trust. Rarely has a prize been so richly deserved. For five decades she has writing ground-breaking poetry, fiction, and criticism in French that has always been steadfastly and unashamedly feminist and lesbian. Avant Desire moves through Brossard's body of work with a playful attentiveness to its ongoing lines of inquiry. Like her work, this reader moves beyond conventional textual material to include ephemera, interviews, marginalia, lectures, and more. Just as Brossard foregrounds collaboration, this book includes new translations alongside canonical ones and intertextual and responsive work from a variety of artist translators at various stages of their careers. Through their selections, the editors trace Brossard's fusion of lesbian feminist desire with innovation, experimentation, and activism, emphasizing the more overtly political nature of her early work and its transition into performative thinking. Devotees of Brossard will be invigorated by the range of previously unavailable materials included here, while new readings will find a thread of inquiry that is more than a mere introduction to her complex body of work. Avant Desire situates Brossard's thinking across her oeuvre as that of a writer whose sights are always cast toward the horizon.
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    • Related ISBNs:
      9781552454039. 9781770566279. 9781770566361.
    • Accession Number:
      1142196068
    • Accession Number:
      2480483
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  • Citations
    • ABNT:
      NICOLE BROSSARD et al. Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader. Toronto: Coach House Books, 2020. ISBN 9781552454039. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2480483. Acesso em: 25 nov. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Nicole Brossard, Sina Queryas, Genevieve Robichaud, Erin Wunker. Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader. Coach House Books; 2020. Accessed November 25, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2480483
    • APA:
      Nicole Brossard, Sina Queryas, Genevieve Robichaud, & Erin Wunker. (2020). Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader. Coach House Books.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Nicole Brossard, Sina Queryas, Genevieve Robichaud, and Erin Wunker. 2020. Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader. Toronto: Coach House Books. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2480483.
    • Harvard:
      Nicole Brossard et al. (2020) Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader. Toronto: Coach House Books. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2480483 (Accessed: 25 November 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Nicole Brossard, Sina Queryas, Genevieve Robichaud & Erin Wunker 2020, Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader, Coach House Books, Toronto, viewed 25 November 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Nicole Brossard, et al. Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader. Coach House Books, 2020. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2480483.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Nicole Brossard, Sina Queryas, Genevieve Robichaud, and Erin Wunker. Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader. Toronto: Coach House Books, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2480483.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Nicole Brossard, Sina Queryas, Genevieve Robichaud, Erin Wunker. Avant Desire: A Nicole Brossard Reader : A Nicole Brossard Reader [Internet]. Toronto: Coach House Books; 2020 [cited 2020 Nov 25]. Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=edsebk&AN=2480483