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Famous women as described by famous writers

Famous women as described by famous writers

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Published by Dodd, Mead in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- Biography.,
  • Queens -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited and translated by Esther Singleton.
    ContributionsSingleton, Esther, d. 1930.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 344 p., [40] leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17644804M

      Elaine Showalter's latest book covers famous and obscure authors from to -- in this interview, she talks about the history of American women writers.   Gertrude Stein is an American writer who made her home in Paris, France. Her first book was published in but her autobiography, titled The .

    In , the famous writer and painter, Henry Miller, created a work schedule that listed his “Commandments” for him to follow as part of his daily routine. This list was published in the book, Henry Miller on Writing. Work on one thing at a time until finished. Start no more new books, add no more new material to “Black Spring.”.   Frances Ellen Watkins Harper, a 19th century African American writer, was born to a free Black family in a state that allowed enslavement, Maryland. Frances Watkins Harper became a teacher, an anti-enslavement activist, and a writer and poet. She was also an advocate of women's rights and was a member of the American Woman Suffrage Association.

    Garner appeared on the literary scene at the time where Australian writers were still a minority, and Australian women writers even rarer. Regarded as a feminist, and a realist, Garner’s novels have been described to elicit strong feelings. She grounds her work in Australia, telling her audience ‘I understand Australia. I fit in here.’.   In her book Practicalities, the French novelist and film-maker Marguerite Duras says many shocking things about what it means to be a woman and a writer.


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