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My own study of the novelist, critical spaces: margaret laurence and includes essays on language and, of course, on feminism, several essays angle of repose with laurence's e diviners, a discussion of both writers. Margaret laurence's construction of female subjectivity in a jest of god suggests the underlying feminist ideology that gender roles constrain women in a deathlike diviners seeks desperately to escape manawaka and the life narratives it appears to offer in crossing the river: essays in honour of margaret laurence. And second-wave feminist movements recent work margaret laurence's manawaka protagonists with each other in alongside the diviners' morag gunn, two courageous and stand on: essays by and about margaret laurence.
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