Project Bibliography

It is intended that this bibliography will grow and develop over the course of the project. If there are any titles that you would like to suggest for inclusion, please email the project administrator, Emily Ryder.

Luisa Accati,  ‘Explicit Meanings: Catholicism, Matriarchy and the Distinctive Problems of
Italian Feminism’ in Gender and History, 7, 1995, 241-59.

——— Il mostro e la bella. Padre e madre nell’educazione cattolica dei sentimenti (Milan:
Raffaello Cortina, 1998) .

M. Barbagli, Sotto lo stesso tetto, (Bologna, il Mulino, 1984)

Laura Benedetti, The Tigress in the Snow: Motherhood and Literature in Twentieth-Century Italy (Toronto, Univeristy of Toronto Press, 2007)

Angela Davis, Modern Motherhood: Women and Family in England c. 1945-2000 (Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2012)

Marina D’Amelia, Storia della maternita’  (Rome, Laterza, 1997)

———  La mamma (Bologna: il Mulino, 2005)

Tilde Giani Gallino (ed.), Le Grandi Madri (Milan: Feltrinelli, 1990)

Brenda O, . Daly & Maureen T. Reddy, Narrating Mothers: Theorizing Maternal Subjectivities (Knoxville, University of Tennessee Press, 1991

Patrice Di Quinzio, The Impossibility of Motherhood: Feminism, Individualism, and the Problems of Mothering (New York and London, Routledge, 1999)

Marianne Hirsch, The Mother-Daughter Plot: Narrative, Psychoanalysis, Feminism (Bloomington & Indianapolis, Indiana University Press, 1989)

Margaret Homans, Bearing the Word: Language and Female Experience in Nineteenth-Century Women’s Writing (Chicago & London, University of Chicago press, 1986)

Cristina Mazzoni, Maternal Impressions: Pregnancy and Childbirth in Literature and Theory (Ithaca & London, Cornell University Press, 2002)

Valeria Palumbo, Geni di Mamma: Storie di madri ingombranti per figli stravaganti (Milan, Odradek Edizioni, 2013)

Ann Phoenix, Anne Wollett & Eva Lloyd (eds.) Motherhood: Meanings, Practices and Ideologies (London, Sage, 1991)

Patrizia Sambuco, Corporeal Bonds: the Daughter-Mother Relationship in 20th Century Women’s Writing, (University of Toronto Press, June 2012).