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Abortion Choice and Contemporary Fiction The Armageddon of the Maternal Instinctmark complex narratives of choice control guilt loss and liberation has preoccupied an astonishing number of Choice and Contemporary Fiction The PDFEPUB ² our most distinguished novelists male and female alike Readers of twentieth century novels are likely to encounter plots centered on maternal choice than those dealing with the traditional problems of courtship and marriage In the opening of the book Wilt discusses real case histories of several women After Choice and Contemporary PDF studying the ambiguities of their decisions she turns to their counterpoints depicted in contemporary fiction Working from a feminist perspective Wilt traces the theme of maternal choice in works by Margaret Atwood Margaret Drabble Joan Didion Mary Gordon Alice Walker Toni Morrison Gloria Naylor Marge Piercy Thomas Keneally Graham Swift Ernest Hemin

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Gway William Faulkner John Barth John Irving and others Behind the political Choice and Contemporary Fiction The PDFEPUB ² medical and moral debates on abortion Wilt argues is a profound psychocultural shock at the recognition that maternity is passing from the domain of instinct to that of conscious choice Although never wholly instinctual maternity's potential capture by consciousness raises complex uestions The novels Wilt discusses portray worlds in which principles are endangered by sexual ineuality male power and hidden male fear of abandonment impotence female submission and covert rage and in the case of black maternity the hideous aftermath of slavery Wilt provides a resonant new context for debates—whether political or personal—on the issue of abortion and maternal choice Ultimately she enables us to rethink how we shape our own identities and lives

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