CHAPTER 1: Twentieth-Century Multicultural Women Writers of North America
- L'Ã©criture en maux. ActivitÃ© d'Ã©criture et exposition du corps chez les Ã©crivaines algÃ©riennes et marocaines. Détrez, Christine // Sociologie de l' Art;Feb2012, Iss 19, Issue 19, p17
Today, in Algeria and Morocco, women write. After centuries of silence, they daim the right to talk about the female body. But struggling against taboos is not easy, and these women must deal with multiple oppositions: writing then causes physical costs, among which fatigue, migraines and...
- PARTIES AS REFLECTORS OF THE FEMININE SENSIBILITY: WOOLF'S MRS. DALLOWAY COUNTERS JAMES'S THE WINGS OF THE DOVE. Stern, Carol Simpson // Communication Quarterly;Spring1983, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p167
This article examines the ways in which parties conceived by women writers elucidate the feminine sensibility and feminine concerns with communication. Communication occurs through the preparation of a context--the making of the party from the planning stage, through the purchasing and...
- NOVELAS-FOLLETÃN Y LA AUTORÃA FEMENINA EN LA SEGUNDA MITAD DEL SIGLO XIX EN CHILE. Arcos, Carol // Revista Chilena de Literatura;Nov2010, Issue 77, p27
This paper seeks to highlight the problem of female authorship in the second half of the nineteenth century in Chile, considering the publication strategies and the genres of literary discourse privileged by women writers. In this context, the feuilleton-novel is seen as a genre that allowed...
- Announcements. // Hurricane Alice;Fall1987, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p11
Announces several events and congresses in women's works in art, literature and other social issues facing women. Book-reading session by Turkish feminist writer Aysel Ozakin; Conference on domestic violence; Exhibition by the Women's Art Registry of Minnesota.
- EDITORS' NOTE. Mankiller, Wilma; Mink, Gwendolyn; Navarro, Marysa; Smith, Barbara; Steinem, Gloria // Reader's Companion to U.S. Women's History;1998, preceding p1
The article reflects on authors' participation in the editing of the reference book The Reader's Companion to U.S. Women's History. As the book evolved, it became clear that even the most committed feminist scholars knew little about contemporary Native American women or our history. It is a...
- Literature. Stimpson, Catharine R.; Lindemann, Marilee; Smith, Martha Nell // Reader's Companion to U.S. Women's History;1998, p345
U.S. literature is unimaginable without the contributions of women writers. Colonial women writers--largely from the more affluent and educated families--explored religious, moral, historical, social, and domestic questions in a variety of genres: poetry, meditations, travel writing and...
- On the Horizontal: Women Writing on Writing Women. Caws, Mary Ann // PMLA: Publications of the Modern Language Association of America;Mar2007, Vol. 122 Issue 2, p549
The author claims that details readers are given about women authors in biographies add to multiple viewpoints of women authors. The author discusses such topics as Joanna Feit Diehl's examination of the relationship between poets Elizabeth Bishop and Marianne Moore, the autobiographical...
- The Crime. Beerbohm, Max // New Republic;8/25/20, Vol. 23 Issue 299, p356
Provides insights on women authors. View that to be vanquished by a female writer is the kind of defeat least of all agreeable to a man who writes; Possession of a book written by a female author with press-notices confirming the book's vitality; Sense of crime felt in allowing a book to be burned.
- From the staff. // So's Your Old Lady;Apr1978, Issue 20, p1
The article reports that the bulk of June 1978 issue of "So's Your Old Lady," consists of journal entries, letters and other personal pieces by women. The richness and diversity of these personal writings are proud-worthy.