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Read & Download Á eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Þ Ardis Cameron Ardis Cameron Þ 7 Read Download Unbuttoning America She argues that Peyton Place with its frank discussions of poverty sexuality class and ethnic discrimination and small town hypocrisy was than a tawdry potboiler Metalious s depiction of how her three central female characters come to terms with their identity as women and sexual beings anticipated second wave feminism More broadly Cameron asserts the novel was also part of a larger postwar struggle over belonging and recognition Fictionalizing contemporary realities Metalious pushed to the surface the hidden talk and secret rebellions of a generation no longer willing to ignore the disparities and domestic constraints of Cold War Ameri. An interesting book once you get done wading through a good deal of literary jargonthat takes a close look at American attitudes to class gender and sexuality over the

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Read & Download Á eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Þ Ardis Cameron Ardis Cameron Þ 7 Read Download Unbuttoning America Limited time offer Through special arrangement with University Press of New England we are pleased to offer a specially priced two book set of Unbuttoning America and Peyton Place for just 2995 paperbackPublished in 1956 Peyton Place became a bestseller and a literary phenomenon A lurid and gripping story of murder incest female desire and social injustice it was consumed as avidly by readers as it was condemned by critics and the clergy Its author Grace Metalious a housewife who grew up in poverty in a New Hampshire mill town and had aspired to be a writer from childhood loosely based the novel's setting characters and incidents on real. Not really a biography of Grace Metalious or a pure biography of Peyton Place but the phenomenon of the novel and how it tapped into the nation s psycheIt was pretty r

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Read & Download Á eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Þ Ardis Cameron Ardis Cameron Þ 7 Read Download Unbuttoning America Life places people and events The novel sold than 30 million copies in hardcover and paperback and it was adapted into a hit Hollywood film in 1957 and a popular television series that aired from 1964 to 1969 More than half a century later the term Peyton Place is still in circulation as a code for a community harboring sordid secretsIn Unbuttoning America Ardis Cameron mines extensive interviews fan letters and archival materials including contemporary cartoons and cover images from film posters and foreign editions to tell how the story of a patricide in a small New England village circulated over time and became a cultural phenomenon. Unbuttoning America A Biography of Peyton Place by Ardis Cameron is a social commentary of the impact of what would become one of the most controversial novels of its e


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