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Women writers and the GreatWar

Dorothy Goldman

Women writers and the GreatWar

by Dorothy Goldman

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Published by Twayne in New York, London .
Written in

    Subjects:
  • English literature -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Literature and the war.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Literature and the War.,
  • Women and literature -- History -- 20th century.,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Women.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p143-148. - Includes index.

    StatementDorothy Goldman ; with Jane Gledhill and Judith Hattaway.
    SeriesTwayne"s literature and society series -- No.7
    ContributionsGlendill, Jane., Hattaway, Judith.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv,156p. ;
    Number of Pages156
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22246599M
    ISBN 100805788581

    During the War, women were being published in anthologies, newspapers, periodicals, factory newspapers, and women's magazines. Therefore, women's writing from this time was more extensive than was previously thought. Claire Buck asserts that more than .   I have been wanting to do it for decades, since I wrote my first book on English women writers. But it’s obviously an enormous task. Generally, it’s not a task that’s undertaken by one person.

      Top five women writers of the First World War From Sylvia Pankhurst to Vera Brittain, the historian Jerry White picks his favourite female authors writing under the shadow of the Great War.   A wide ranging, challenging and constantly surprising collection focusing on the divisions the war created between men and women. Pat Barker This is an anthology of short stories of World War I from 25 classic writers. Gertrude Stein, Virginia Woolf and Katherine Mansfield are among the women writers whose works account for half the : Manchester University Press.

      Related: The 8 Books by Women Authors That Changed Our Lives. Though James Patterson might be the one getting book deals for millions, some of the best writers .   The Great War and Modern Memory was a massive achievement and was named as one of the 20th century’s best nonfiction books. In this book, Fussell examines some of the greatest World War I literature written by Siegfried Sassoon, Robert Graves, Edmund Blunden, David Jones, Isaac Rosenberg, and Wilfred Owen, and supplies context, both Author: Romeo Rosales.


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