The History Of British Women S Writing 1880 1920

Author: Holly A. Laird
Editor: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9781349679058
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The ranks of English women writers rose steeply in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, contributing to the era’s revolutionary social movements as well as to transforming literary genres in prose and poetry. The phenomena of ‘the new’ — ‘New Women’, ‘New Unionism’, ‘New Imperialism’, ‘New Ethics’, ‘New Critics’, ‘New Journalism’, ‘New Man’ — are this moment’s touchstones. This book tracks the period's new social phenomena and unfolds its distinctively modern modes of writing. It provides expert introductions amid new insights into women’s writing throughout the United Kingdom and around the globe.
The History of British Women's Writing, 1880-1920
Language: en
Pages: 348
Authors: Holly A. Laird
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-03 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

The ranks of English women writers rose steeply in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, contributing to the era’s revolutionary social movements as well as to transforming literary genres in prose and poetry. The phenomena of ‘the new’ — ‘New Women’, ‘New Unionism’, ‘New Imperialism’, ‘New Ethics’, ‘New Critics’,
The History of British Women's Writing, 1880-1920
Language: en
Pages: 315
Authors: Holly A. Laird
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-20 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

The ranks of English women writers rose steeply in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, contributing to the era’s revolutionary social movements as well as to transforming literary genres in prose and poetry. The phenomena of ‘the new’ — ‘New Women’, ‘New Unionism’, ‘New Imperialism’, ‘New Ethics’, ‘New Critics’,
The History of British Women's Writing, 1880-1920
Language: en
Pages: 315
Authors: Holly A. Laird
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-06 - Publisher: Springer

The ranks of English women writers rose steeply in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, contributing to the era’s revolutionary social movements as well as to transforming literary genres in prose and poetry. The phenomena of ‘the new’ — ‘New Women’, ‘New Unionism’, ‘New Imperialism’, ‘New Ethics’, ‘New Critics’,
The History of British Women's Writing, 1830-1880
Language: en
Pages: 349
Authors: Lucy Hartley
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-09-22 - Publisher: Springer

This volume charts the rise of professional women writers across diverse fields of intellectual enquiry and through different modes of writing in the period immediately before and during the reign of Queen Victoria. It demonstrates how, between 1830 and 1880, the woman writer became an agent of cultural formation and
The History of British Women's Writing, 1945-1975
Language: en
Pages: 305
Authors: Clare Hanson, Susan Watkins
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-14 - Publisher: Springer

This volume reshapes our understanding of British literary culture from 1945-1975 by exploring the richness and diversity of women’s writing of this period. Essays by leading scholars reveal the range and intensity of women writers’ engagement with post-war transformations including the founding of the Welfare State, the gradual liberalization of