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Women in journalism at the Fin de Siècle

F. Elizabeth Gray

Women in journalism at the Fin de Siècle

making a name for herself

by F. Elizabeth Gray

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Biography,
  • Women journalists,
  • Women in journalism,
  • Women and journalism,
  • LITERARY CRITICISM / Women Authors,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by F. Elizabeth Gray
    SeriesPalgrave studies in nineteenth-century writing and culture
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN5124.W58 W66 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25247348M
    ISBN 109780230361713
    LC Control Number2012009253

    The period known as the fin de siecle - defined in this groundbreaking book as chiefly the period between and - was a fluid and unsettling epoch of optimism and pessimism, endings and beginnings, aswell as of new forms of creativity and anxiety. The end of the century has attracted much interest from scholars of literary and cultural studies, who regard it as a critical moment in the. Using a wide range of unexplored archival material, this book examines the 'spectral' influence of Victorian spiritualism and Psychical Research on women's writing, analyzing the ways in which modern writers have both subverted and mimicked nineteenth century sources in their evocation of the.

    Proust's Duchess: How Three Celebrated Women Captured the Imagination of Fin-de-Siècle Paris By Caroline Weber From the author of the acclaimed Queen of Fashion–a brilliant look at the glittering world of turn-of-the-century Paris through the first in-depth study of the three women Proust used to create his supreme fictional character, the. This book features a wide-ranging discussion on women's writing and representations of gender in Spanish literature and culture from the Romantic period to the fin de siècle. It is customary to regard gender roles and representation in 19th-century Spain as polarised and predictable. But in this volume, scholars from the United Kingdom and the United States discuss not only the patriarchal.

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The term is typically used to refer to the end of the 19th century. This period was widely thought to be a period of degeneracy, but at. General Overviews. TempleDowlingand English Literature in Transition, – prove that scholarly interest in the fin de siècle did exist prior to the s, but as Temple indicates, the term itself was perceived to have shaky intellectual status at the time and chiefly took its identity from the decadent movement that forms the mainspring of Dowling’s work.

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The ranks of English women writers rose steeply in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, contributing to the era’s revolutionary social movements as well as to transforming literary genres in prose. Citation/Other Information. Easley, Alexis. “Anti/Feminism: Frances Low and the Issue of Women’s Work at the Fin de Siècle.” Women in Journalism at the Fin de Siècle: Making a Name for Herself, edited by Elizabeth stoke: Palgrave Macmillan, – able supports the underlying thesis ofthis book, which isthat the figure ofthe New Woman was utterly central to the literary culture ofthefin-de-siecle years.

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