Affairs of the Alphabet: Reading, Writing and Narrating in Cranford

Schor, Hilary M.
March 1989
Novel: A Forum on Fiction;Spring1989, Vol. 22 Issue 3, p288
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
Discusses the book "Cranford," by Elizabeth Gaskell. Background of the book which comments on domestic forms of instruction for women; Role of literature as an indicator of changes in morality and in shaping ideology; Discussion of the book as a Victorian example of self-conscious narration.


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