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Articles & Databases: Critical Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies - Expression in the Arts and Language

Also check the list of recommended databases for Critical Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies in general.

For additional resources see Critical Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies Research Guide.

For personal assistance please contact Chris Salvano, Critical Race, Gender and Sexuality Studies Librarian.

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ArtIndex Lists material on visual art, including film, from all over the world in nearly 400 sources including art periodicals, yearbooks, and more; feminist criticism is emphasized. Can limit to English. More Details...

Can limit to peer reviewed

1984 to present; for articles before 1984, use print Art Index volumes on Index Table 2
ATLAReligion Scholarly journals and books on many aspects of religion and theology; good for discussions of religious art, symbolism, etc. More Details... Yes 1949 to present
Bibliography of the History of Art (BHA) The best source for scholarship about European and American visual arts from late Antiquity to the present; articles in over 4300 periodicals, also conference papers, dissertations, books, exhibition and dealers catalogs. Can limit to English. More Details... Yes 1973 to present
MLA Bibliography Comprehensive, international listing of literary criticism and theory, linguistics, film and drama criticism, cultural studies, and folklore, covering articles, book chapters, books, and more. Can limit to items in English and to type of resource, such as journal articles. More Details... Yes 1926 to present
Project MUSE Fulltext of about 200 scholarly journals on subject in the arts and humanities. More Details... Yes Vary for each publication; some are backfiles only

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Gale Literary Databases The online fulltext version of Contemporary Authors, Contemporary Literary Criticism, and the Dictionary of Literary Biography, which may be searched separately or together, provides basic biographical and critical information for thousands of authors. More Details... No

Vary; entries are updated frequently

Johns Hopkins Guide to Literary Theory and Criticism Online Fulltext resource containing over 240 literary essays on individual critics and theorists, critical and theoretical schools and movements, and the critical and theoretical innovations of specific countries and historic periods. More Details... Essays by scholars 2nd edition, 2005
Philosophers' Index The philosophical perspective in books, book chapters, and journals on such topics as aesthetics, the female body, styles of art, poetry, art and identity, women artists, women in art etc. More Details... Yes 1940 to present
Scribner Writers Series Includes 1,600 brief bio-critical essays on international authors. Can search by nationality, gender, etc. More Details... No Vary; entries are updated frequently