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Rebel Women: Feminism, Modernism and the Edwardian Novel

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With the rise of women's suffrage, challenges to marriage and divorce laws, and expanding opportunities for education and employment for women, the early years of the twentieth century were a time of social revolution. Examining British novels written in 1890-1914, Jane Eldridge Miller demonstrates how these social, legal, and economic changes rendered the traditional ...more
Paperback, 250 pages
Published March 15th 1997 by University Of Chicago Press (first published 1994)
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This was a really fascinating book. I found it quite compulsive reading. It's all about the attempt of novelists to move from traditional romance themes, which end in the marriage of the heroine, to something that is more satisfying for women. Structure is discussed as a problem, and I found this particularly interesting, as I remember using an episodic structure for a novel I had published as an ebook, for the same reason. I don't think this book will just appeal to writers though. It is a ...more
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