The Resource A jury of her peers : American women writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx, by Elaine Showalter

A jury of her peers : American women writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx, by Elaine Showalter

Label
A jury of her peers : American women writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx
Title
A jury of her peers
Title remainder
American women writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx
Statement of responsibility
by Elaine Showalter
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Target audience
adult
Label
A jury of her peers : American women writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx, by Elaine Showalter
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • Schenectady County Public Library - Central
  • Niskayuna Branch - Schenectady County Public Libra
  • Clifton Park-Halfmoon Public Library
  • Saratoga Springs Public Library
  • Crandall Public Library (Glens Falls)
  • Greenwich Free Library
  • Amsterdam Free Library
  • Community Library (Cobleskill)
  • Round Lake - Malta Branch
Contents
A new literature springs up in the new world -- Revolution: women's rights and women's writing -- Their native land -- Finding a form -- Masterpieces and mass markets -- Slavery, race, and women's writing -- The Civil War -- The coming woman -- American sibyls -- New women -- The golden morrow -- Against women's writing: Wharton and Cather -- You might as well live -- The Great Depression -- The 1940s: World War II and after -- The 1950s: the three faces of Eve -- The 1960s: live or die -- The 1970s: thewill to change -- The 1980s: on the jury -- The 1990s: anything she wants
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 586 p.
Isbn
9781400041237
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799495

Library Locations

    • Greenwich Free LibraryBorrow it
      148 Main St., Greenwich, NY, 12834-1343, US
      43.091746 -73.502011
    • Round Lake Library/Malta BranchBorrow it
      1 Bayberry Dr., Malta, NY, 12020, US
      42.979849 -73.789372
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