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Women"s Life Writing And Imagined Communities

Cynthia Huff

Women"s Life Writing And Imagined Communities

by Cynthia Huff

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Authorship,
  • Women Authors,
  • Women"s Studies - General,
  • Sociology - General,
  • Social Science,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Sociology

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9720027M
    ISBN 100714656933
    ISBN 109780714656939
    OCLC/WorldCa56658090

    Accounts of personal life at least purporting to be written by the periodical's readers joined memoirs and letter collections in appealing to the popular fascination with private details. To read the Athenian Mercury was to confront the potential of writing to it, the possibility of recounting in . The family is the backbone of society and communication is perhaps the most important factor in fostering a positive, healthy relationships. This could not be more the case than when speaking of communication within the family between parents and children. Children have a need for their family memb.

      She has published articles and book chapters on topics including Sophia Baddeley, Elizabeth Fox, Lady Rachel Russell and court memoirs. Her first monograph, British Women’s Life Writing, Friendship, Community, and Collaboration, which we discuss below, was published in by Palgrave Macmillan. Put another way: Women's fiction taps into the hopes, fears, dreams and even secret fantasies of women today. Women's fiction is a wide-ranging literary genre that includes various types of novels that generally appeal more to women than men. They are usually written by women, are addressed to women, and tell one particular story about women.

    Alice Walker was the first African-American woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction () for her novel The Color Purple. The book was also turned into a successful film, garnering eleven.   During the twelve years I spent writing The Weight of Ink, a novel set in the Jewish communities of seventeenth-century London and Amsterdam, I pursued historical research to sometimes absurd lengths. I read tomes about seventeenth-century philosophy and sanitation; I spent hour after hour in document-conservation labs and rare-manuscript rooms.


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This book recognises the great legacy of Women's life writings. They provide an incomparable window into the various cultural and historical communities in which we live. Drawing from novels, memoirs, autobiographies, letters, religious records and many other sources, from many of the finest female writers in history, we critically examine how.

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