By Laurie Champion

ISBN-10: 0313309434

ISBN-13: 9780313309434

Girls writers were routinely excluded from literary canons and never until eventually lately have students began to rediscover or realize for the 1st time overlooked girls writers and their works. This reference comprises alphabetically prepared entries on fifty eight American ladies authors who wrote among 1900 and 1945. every one access is written via a professional contributor and discusses a specific author's biography, her significant works and issues, and the severe reaction to her writings. The entries shut with large fundamental and secondary bibliographies, and the quantity concludes with a listing of works for extra reading.The interval surveyed by way of this reference is wealthy and various. Modernism and the Harlem Renaissance, significant inventive pursuits, happened among 1900 and 1945, and the entries integrated the following reveal the numerous contributions ladies made to those activities. the quantity as a complete strives to mirror the variety of yankee tradition and contains entries for African American, local American, Mexican American, and chinese language American girls. It contains renowned writers corresponding to Willa Cather and Eudora Welty, in addition to extra missed ones reminiscent of Anita Scott Coleman and Sui Sin some distance.

Show description

Read Online or Download American Women Writers, 1900-1945: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook PDF

Best women authors books

Download e-book for iPad: Lost Leaves: Women Writers of Meiji Japan by Rebecca L. Copeland

Such a lot jap literary historians have steered that the Meiji interval (1868-1912) used to be without ladies writers yet for the bright exception of Higuchi Ichiyo (1872-1896). Rebecca Copeland demanding situations this declare via analyzing in interesting element the lives and literary careers of 3 of Ichiyo's friends, each one consultant of the range and ingenuity of the interval: Miyake Kaho (1868-1944), Wakamatsu Shizuko (1864-1896), and Shimizu Shikin (1868-1933).

Modernism and the Architecture of Private Life (Gender and - download pdf or read online

Modernism and the structure of personal existence bargains a daring new evaluate of the position of the family sphere in modernist literature, structure, and layout. Elegantly synthesizing modernist literature with architectural plans, room designs, and ornamental paintings, Victoria Rosner's paintings explores the collaborations between smooth British writers, inside designers, and designers in redefining the shape, functionality, and which means of middle-class inner most existence.

Download e-book for kindle: Reading Laurell K. Hamilton (The Pop Lit Book Club) by Candace R. Benefiel

Lengthy prior to Twilight accomplished epic degrees of recognition, Laurell ok. Hamilton used to be reshaping just like the vampire together with her personal tackle the vampire mythos in her Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter myth novel sequence. whereas Hamilton's paintings attracts on conventional vampire and fairy lore, her interpretation of those matters introduced new dimensions to the genres, influencing the course of city myth over the last 20 years.

New PDF release: Come Buy, Come Buy: Shopping and the Culture of Consumption

From the 1860s in the course of the early 20th century, nice Britain observed the increase of the dept shop and the institutionalization of a gendered sphere of intake. "Come purchase, Come purchase" considers representations of the feminine patron in British women's writing and demonstrates how women's purchasing practices are materialized as varieties of narrative, poetic, and cultural inscription, displaying how girls writers emphasize consumerism as effective of enjoyment instead of the of seduction or loss.

Extra resources for American Women Writers, 1900-1945: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook

Example text

Novak, Michael Paul. ” Kenyon Review 7 (1985): 9–20. Peterson, Douglas. ” Southern Review 19 (1983): 73–87. Ramsay, Paul. 3 (1970): 116–24. Ridgeway, Jacqueline. Louise Bogan. Boston: Twayne, 1984. Roethke, Theodore. ” Critical Quarterly 3 (1961): 142– 50. Smith, William Jay. ” The Streaks of the Tulip: Selected Criticism. By Smith. New York: Lawrence-Delacorte, 1972. 31–56. Tate, Allen. Rev. of The Sleeping Fury, by Louise Bogan. 1 (1937): 190–92. Winters, Yvor. ” Rev. of Dark Summer, by Louise Bogan.

O’Connor could be speaking for the novel itself when he says, “I have a narrative, but you will be hard put to find it” (141). The Antiphon, a tragedy in blank verse, marked the last of Barnes’s major works. The Antiphon tells the story of an alienated family and explores the conflict between a mother and daughter, who have been the victims of a cruel husband and father. In the end, the mother is unable to identify with her daughter or approve of the life her daughter leads, one she secretly envies.

Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1987. Cactus Thorn. Fwd. Melody Graulich. Afterword Melody Graulich. Reno: University of Nevada Press, 1988. (Novella) Beyond Borders: The Selected Essays of Mary Austin. Ed. J. Ellis Reuben. Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1996. (Nonfiction) A Mary Austin Reader. Ed. Esther F. Lanigan. Tucson: University of Arizona Press, 1996. (Anthology) Studies of Mary Hunter Austin Gelfant, Blanche H. ” Novel: A Forum on Fiction 18 (1984): 64–80. Graulich, Melody.

Download PDF sample

American Women Writers, 1900-1945: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook by Laurie Champion


by Paul
4.0

Rated 4.22 of 5 – based on 39 votes