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The Only Wonderful ThingsThe Creative Partnership of Willa Cather & Edith Lewis

The Only Wonderful Things: The Creative Partnership of Willa Cather & Edith Lewis

Melissa J. Homestead

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
December 2020
ISBN:
9780190652876
eISBN:
9780190652906
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190652876.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature, Women's Literature

This book tells for the first time the story of the central relationship of novelist Willa Cather’s life, her nearly forty-year partnership with Edith Lewis. Cather has been described as a ... More

Mothering IndiaWomen's Fiction in English Shaping Cultural History (1890-1947)

Mothering India: Women's Fiction in English Shaping Cultural History (1890-1947)

Susmita Roye

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
October 2020
ISBN:
9780190126254
eISBN:
9780190991623
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190126254.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Mothering India concentrates on early Indian women’s fiction, not only evaluating their contribution to the rise of Indian Writing in English (IWE), but also exploring how they reassessed and ... More

British Women's Writing, 1930 to 1960Between the Waves

British Women's Writing, 1930 to 1960: Between the Waves

Sue Kennedy and Jane Thomas (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781789621822
eISBN:
9781800341302
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789621822.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

British Women Writers 1930 – 1960: Between the Waves contributes to the vital recuperative work on mid-twentieth century writing by and for women. Fourteen original essays from leading academics and ... More

Writing the SurvivorThe Rape Novel in Late Twentieth-Century American Fiction

Writing the Survivor: The Rape Novel in Late Twentieth-Century American Fiction

Robin E. Field

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781942954835
eISBN:
9781800341838
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781942954835.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Writing the Survivor: The Rape Novel in Late Twentieth-Century American Fiction identifies a new genre of American fiction, the rape novel, that recenters narratives of sexual violence on the ... More

Gendered EcologiesNew Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century

Gendered Ecologies: New Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century

Dewey W. Hall and Jillmarie Murphy (eds)

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9781949979046
eISBN:
9781789629705
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781949979046.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Gendered Ecologies: New Materialist Interpretations of Women Writers in the Long Nineteenth Century is comprised of a diverse collection of essays featuring analyses of literary women writers, ... More

Eighteenth-Century Women's Writing and the Methodist Media Revolution'Consider the Lord as Ever Present Reader'

Eighteenth-Century Women's Writing and the Methodist Media Revolution: 'Consider the Lord as Ever Present Reader'

Andrew O. Winckles

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620184
eISBN:
9781789629651
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620184.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Eighteenth-Century Women’s Writing and the Methodist Media Revolution argues that Methodism in the eighteenth century was a media event that uniquely combined and utilized different types of media to ... More

Revisionary NarrativesMoroccan Women's Auto/Biographical and Testimonial Acts

Revisionary Narratives: Moroccan Women's Auto/Biographical and Testimonial Acts

Naïma Hachad

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620221
eISBN:
9781789623710
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620221.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Revisionary Narratives examines the historical and formal evolutions of Moroccan women’s auto/biography in the last four decades, particularly its conflation with testimony and its expansion beyond ... More

The Passion ProjectsModernist Women, Intimate Archives, Unfinished Lives

The Passion Projects: Modernist Women, Intimate Archives, Unfinished Lives

Melanie Micir

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9780691193113
eISBN:
9780691194271
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691193113.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

It's impossible, now, to think of modernism without thinking about gender, sexuality, and the diverse movers and shakers of the early twentieth century. But this was not always so. This book examines ... More

Convent AutobiographyEarly Modern English Nuns in Exile

Convent Autobiography: Early Modern English Nuns in Exile

Victoria Van Hyning

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780197266571
eISBN:
9780191889400
Item type:
book
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266571.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Convent Autobiography explores the ways in which cloistered women articulated their senses of self through genres such as letters, chronicles, accounts, guidance and devotional manuals, and ... More

Women, Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1830s-1900sThe Victorian Period

Women, Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1830s-1900s: The Victorian Period

Alexis Easley, Clare Gill, and Beth Rodgers (eds)

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9781474433907
eISBN:
9781474465120
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474433907.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This collection of new essays offers in-depth analysis of the multi-faceted relationship between women, periodicals and print culture in Victorian Britain. This period witnessed the proliferation of ... More

Muriel Spark, Existentialism and The Art of Death

Muriel Spark, Existentialism and The Art of Death

Cairns Craig

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781474447201
eISBN:
9781474464987
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474447201.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Muriel Spark, Existentialism and the Art of Death traces Muriel Spark’s indebtedness to the tradition of Christian existentialism that derives from nineteenth century Danish philosopher Søren ... More

Eva Palmer SikelianosA Life in Ruins

Eva Palmer Sikelianos: A Life in Ruins

Artemis Leontis

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780691171722
eISBN:
9780691187907
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691171722.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This is the first biography to tell the fascinating story of Eva Palmer Sikelianos (1874–1952), an American actor, director, composer, and weaver best known for reviving the Delphic Festivals. Yet, ... More

Katherine Mansfield and Periodical Culture

Katherine Mansfield and Periodical Culture

Chris Mourant

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9781474439459
eISBN:
9781474459730
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474439459.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

Katherine Mansfield’s contemporaries knew her primarily as a contributor to magazines and periodicals. In 1922, for instance, Wyndham Lewis described her as ‘the famous New Zealand Mag.-story ... More

Gertrude Stein's Transmasculinity

Gertrude Stein's Transmasculinity

Chris Coffman

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781474438094
eISBN:
9781474449694
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474438094.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

By reading written and visual artefacts of Gertrude Stein’s life, Gertrude Stein’s Transmasculinity reframes earlier scholarship to argue that her gender was transmasculine and that her masculinity ... More

Time and TideThe Feminist and Cultural Politics of a Modern Magazine

Time and Tide: The Feminist and Cultural Politics of a Modern Magazine

Catherine Clay

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781474418188
eISBN:
9781474449700
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474418188.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This book reconstructs the first two decades of the feminist magazine Time and Tide, founded in 1920 by Lady Margaret Rhondda and other women who had been involved in the women’s suffrage movement. ... More

Virginia Woolf and Christian Culture

Virginia Woolf and Christian Culture

Jane de Gay

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781474415637
eISBN:
9781474449687
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474415637.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This wide-ranging study demonstrates that Woolf, despite her agnostic upbringing, was profoundly interested in, and knowledgeable about, Christianity as a faith and a socio-political movement. Jane ... More

Contemporary Feminism and Women's Short Stories

Contemporary Feminism and Women's Short Stories

Emma Young

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474427739
eISBN:
9781474444965
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474427739.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

The short story has received renewed attention and notable popular acclaim in the twenty-first century. This book offers a wide-ranging survey of contemporary women’s short stories and introduces a ... More

Women's Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1690-1820sThe Long Eighteenth Century

Women's Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1690-1820s: The Long Eighteenth Century

Jennie Batchelor and Manushag N. Powell (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474419659
eISBN:
9781474445061
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474419659.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This innovative volume presents for the first time collective expertise on women’s magazines and periodicals of the long eighteenth century. While this period witnessed the birth of modern periodical ... More

Women's Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1918-1939The Interwar Period

Women's Periodicals and Print Culture in Britain, 1918-1939: The Interwar Period

Catherine Clay, Maria DiCenzo, Barbara Green, and Fiona Hackney (eds)

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474412537
eISBN:
9781474445054
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474412537.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Women's Literature

This book recovers and explores a neglected archive of British women’s periodicals and dispels the myths of the supposed demise of feminism and the interwar decades as a retreat to ‘home and duty’ ... More

Pamela Hansford JohnsonA Writing Life

Pamela Hansford Johnson: A Writing Life

Deirdre David

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
June 2017
ISBN:
9780198729617
eISBN:
9780191843280
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198729617.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature, Women's Literature

This literary biography traces the life of Pamela Hansford Johnson from her birth in a theatrical family to her death as the widow of C.P. Snow. A prolific writer, she published almost thirty novels, ... More

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