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Franks, Jill, 1957-
British and Irish Women Writers and the Women's Movement : Six Literary Voices of Their Times / Jill Franks
Production, publication, distribution, manufacture, copyright Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2013]
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 4th Floor  PR8733 .F73 2013    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Women novelists, Irish -- History and criticism
Women and literature -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century
Women and literature -- Great Britain -- History -- 20th century
Feminism and literature -- Ireland -- History -- 20th century
Women novelists, English -- History and criticism
National characteristics, Irish, in literature
Physical Description x, 220 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 212-216) and index
Summary "This study pairs selected Irish and British women novelists, relating their voices to the women's movements in their nation. In the first wave, nationalist and militant ideologies competed with the suffrage fight in Ireland. In the second wave, heterosexual romantic relationships come under scrutiny. In the third wave, Irish writers express the frustrations of their cultural identity. "--Provided by publisher
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