Marilyn Edelstein

Associate Professor, English

Phone: (408) 554-4123

Representative Publications

“Love, Politics, and Ethics in the Postmodern Feminist Work of bell hooks and Julia Kristeva.” Critical Perspectives on bell hooks, ed. Maria del Guadalupe Davidson and George Yancy. New York: Routledge, 2009. 186-201.

"Multiculturalisms Past, Present, and Future." College English 68 (September 2005): 14-41.

"Resisting Postmodernism or 'A Postmodernism of Resistance'": bell hooks and the Theory Debates." Other Sisterhoods: Literary Theory and U.S. Women of Color. Ed. Sandra Kumamoto Stanley. Urbana: U of Illinois Press, 1998. 86-118.

"Toward a Feminist Postmodern Poléthique: Kristeva on Ethics and Politics." In Ethics, Politics, and Difference in Julia Kristeva's Writing. Ed. Kelly Oliver.  New York: Routledge, 1993. 196-214.

"Metaphor, Meta-Narrative, and Mater-narrative in Kristeva's 'Stabat Mater.'" In Body/Text in Julia Kristeva:  Women, Religion, and Psychoanalysis. Ed. David Crownfield.  Albany: SUNY Press, 1992.27-52.

Review of Feminisms:  An Anthology of Literary Theory and Criticism, ed. Robyn R. Warhol and Diane Price Herndl. Belles Lettres8 (1992): 46-47.