Janice Radway (born January 29, 1949) is an American literary and cultural studies scholar.
Radway holds a BA from Michigan State University, 1971, an MA, State University of New York, Stony Brook, 1972 and the PhD, Michigan State University, 1977. She taught in the American Civilization Department at the University of Pennsylvania and in the Literature Program (which she also chaired) ... more »
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Romance reading and writing might be seen ... as a collectively elaborated female ritual through which women explore the consequences of their common social condition as the appendages of men and atte...Janice A. Radway (b. 1949), U.S. scholar and feminist. Reading the Romance, Conclusion (1984).
If we can learn ... to look at the ways in which various groups appropriate and use the mass-produced art of our culture ... we may well begin to understand that although the ideological power of cont...Janice A. Radway (b. 1949), U.S. scholar and feminist. Reading the Romance, Conclusion (1984). This conclusion was based on her study of the reade...