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Natural Masques: Gender and Identity in Fielding’s Plays and Novels Jill Campbell

Natural Masques: Gender and Identity in Fielding’s Plays and Novels

Jill Campbell

Published March 1st 1995
ISBN : 9780804725200
Paperback
340 pages
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The author breaks with old critical commonplaces that contrast Fieldings masculinity with Samuel Richardsons feminine sensibilities. She argues that a preoccupation with the tenuousness of gendered identity appears throughout FieldingsMoreThe author breaks with old critical commonplaces that contrast Fieldings masculinity with Samuel Richardsons feminine sensibilities. She argues that a preoccupation with the tenuousness of gendered identity appears throughout Fieldings writings, and that Fielding shared that preoccupation with his contemporaries.