These Modern Women: Autobiographical Essays from the Twenties Second Edition / Edition 2

These Modern Women: Autobiographical Essays from the Twenties Second Edition / Edition 2

by Elaine Showalter
     
 

ISBN-10: 1558610073

ISBN-13: 9781558610071

Pub. Date: 01/01/1993

Publisher: Feminist Press at CUNY, The


In 1926-27, The Nation published these seventeen anonymous essays by "women active in professional and public life." At that time The Nation editors noted that, "Our object is to discover the origin of their modern point of view toward men, marriage, children, and jobs." In the introduction, Elaine Showalter discusses the issues raised—from

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In 1926-27, The Nation published these seventeen anonymous essays by "women active in professional and public life." At that time The Nation editors noted that, "Our object is to discover the origin of their modern point of view toward men, marriage, children, and jobs." In the introduction, Elaine Showalter discusses the issues raised—from alcoholism to celibacy, from mother-daughter relationships to politics—and identifies and examines the lives of the authors, among whom are Crystal Eastman, Mary Austin, and Genevieve Taggard.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781558610071
Publisher:
Feminist Press at CUNY, The
Publication date:
01/01/1993
Edition description:
Revised
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x (d)
Age Range:
16 - 17 Years

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