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Women and literature

Sense and Sensibility Collective.

Women and literature

an annotated bibliography of women writers.

by Sense and Sensibility Collective.

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  • 4 Currently reading

Published by The Collective in [Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women and literature -- Bibliography.,
  • Fiction -- Women authors -- Bibliography.,
  • Fiction -- 20th century -- Bibliography.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsZ5917.W6 S46 1973
    The Physical Object
    Paginationii, 58 p. :
    Number of Pages58
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5123164M
    ISBN 100915052016
    LC Control Number74196816
    OCLC/WorldCa853865

      These inspirational books for women by women will give you all the motivation you need to get out there and start leading the life you want to live. Whether you’re seeking career advice, the.   Books The fallen woman: prostitution in literature I n the past, women whose lives included selling sex were rarely the subjects of their own histories, but Author: Michèle Roberts.

    A book can be a woman’s best friend. Books can inspire one to do so many things, overcome emotions, make one realize one’s stand in this world, and of course, make one confident, and inspired to become independent, and voice for gender equality. A woman should read plenty of books for a better understanding of the world, and her position in it. Literature has witnessed the roles of women evolving through ages, but until recent times, most of the published writers were men and the portrayal of women in literature was without doubt biased.

    Women in modern literature often include strong independent females juxtaposed by oppressed women to provide examples for young female readers and to critique short comings of our society. The emergence of the independent female novelist in America has allowed for a new evolution of the role of women in fiction al literature.   Winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature, this experimental novel spoke of what was, at the time, unspeakable—women as creatures with sexual desire, with mental illness, who struggle, and Occupation: Writer.


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