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Unbuttoning America : a biography of "Peyton Place"

Author
Cameron, Ardis, author.
Title
Unbuttoning America : a biography of "Peyton Place" / Ardis Cameron.
Format
Book
Published
Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2015.
Description
xiv, 223 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents
  • Introduction : small talk
  • The novel truth
  • The sheep pen murder
  • Scenes of writing
  • The other side of writing
  • The gendered eye
  • Sex talk
  • The women of Peyton Place
  • Excitable fictions
  • Epilogue : memento mori.
Subject headings
Metalious, Grace. Peyton Place.
Popular literature--United States--History and criticism.
Literature and society--United States--History--20th century.
Books and reading--United States--History--20th century.
Sex in literature.
Genre heading
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History.
ISBN
9780801453649 (cloth : alk. paper)
080145364X (cloth : alk. paper)

Holdings

Library
Blmgtn - Kinsey Institute Library (by appointment only)
Call Number
X15159019
Location
Auxiliary Library Facility - Kinsey Institute