Welsh and Gender

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Abstract / Description of output

This chapter focuses on issues of gender in Irvine Welsh's fiction, particularly his representation of women and Welsh's attempts to contain, disarm and co-opt disruptive femininity.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEdinburgh Companion to Irvine Welsh
EditorsBerthold Schoene
Place of PublicationEdinburgh
PublisherEdinburgh University Press
Pages54-64
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)9780748639182
Publication statusPublished - 2010

Publication series

NameEdinburgh Companions to Scottish Literature

Keywords / Materials (for Non-textual outputs)

  • Irvine Welsh, gender, sexuality, masculinity, carnival

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