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  1. The Infernal Desires of Angela Carter

    Fiction, Femininity, Feminism

    By Joseph Bristow, Trev Lynn Broughton

    Series: Longman Studies In Twentieth Century Literature

    Drawing on many aspects of contemporary feminist theory, this lively collection of essays assesses Angela Carter's polemical fictions of desire. Carter, renowned for her irreverent wit, was one of the most gifted, subversive, and stylish British writers to emerge in the 1960s....

    Published July 10th 1997 by Routledge

  2. Oppositional Voices

    Women as Writers and Translators in the English Renaissance

    By Tina Kronitiris

    Oppositional Voices is a study of six women writers in the late Elizabethan period. Until the early 1980s it was generally assumed that women did not write any books during the Renaissance. Virginia Woolf wondered why, 'no woman wrote a word of that extraordinary literature when every other man, it...

    Published April 10th 1997 by Routledge

  3. Margaret Cavendish

    Sociable Letters

    By James Fitzmaurice

    Edited by James Fitzmaurice

    Series: Garland Studies in the Renaissance

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 1996 by Routledge

  4. Encyclopedia of Feminist Literary Theory

    Edited by Elizabeth Kowaleski-Wallace

    First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 1st 1996 by Routledge

  5. Homemaking

    Women Writers and the Politics and Poetics of Home

    By Catherine Wiley, Fiona R. Barnes

    Edited by Catherine Wiley, Fiona Barnes

    Series: Gender and Genre in Literature

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 1st 1996 by Routledge

  6. Virginia Woolf and Mrs. Brown

    Toward a Realism of Uncertainty

    By Herta Newman

    Series: Origins of Modernism

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 1st 1996 by Routledge

  7. A Magazine of Her Own?

    Domesticity and Desire in the Woman's Magazine, 1800-1914

    By Margaret Beetham

    Like the corset, the women's magazines which emerged in the nineteenth century produced a `natural' idea of femininity: the domestic wife; the fashionable woman; the romancing and desirable girl. Their legacy, from agony aunts to fashion plates, are easily traced in their modern counterparts. But...

    Published April 18th 1996 by Routledge

  8. Literature and Gender

    By Lizbeth Goodman

    Series: Approaching Literature

    Literature and Gender combines an introduction to and an anthology of literary texts which powerfully demonstrate the relevance of gender issues to the study of literature. The volume covers all three major literary genres - poetry, fiction and drama - and closely examines a wide range of themes,...

    Published March 28th 1996 by Routledge

  9. Renaissance Drama by Women: Texts and Documents

    Edited by S.P. Cerasano, Marion Wynne-Davies

    Renaissance Drama By Women is a unique volume of plays and documents. For the first time, it demonstrates the wide range of theatrical activity in which women were involved during the Renaissance period. It includes full-length plays, a translated fragment by Queen Elizabeth I, a masque, and a...

    Published December 21st 1995 by Routledge

  10. Prose by Victorian Women

    An Anthology

    Edited by Andrea Broomfield, Sally Mitchell

    First published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 1995 by Routledge