The Representation of women in fiction

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Johns Hopkins University Press, 1983 - Literary Criticism - 190 pages
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Essays in feminist criticism look at the fiction of Katherine Mansfield, Virginia Woolf, Jane Austen, George Sand, George Meredith, Thomas Hardy, and others

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Fictional Consensus and Female Casualties
Liberty Sorority Misogyny

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Carolyn G. Heilbrun (1926-2003) was a professor of English at Columbia University. A force in literary and feminist theory, she also wrote mysteries under the pen name Amanda Cross.

Beverly Lyon Clark is a professor of English at Wheaton College in Massachusetts. She is the author of Regendering the School Story: Sassy Sissies and Tattling Tomboys. Her essays have appeared in New Literary History, Philological Quarterly, Chronicle of Higher Education, Women's Review of Books, and other journals. Margaret R. Higonnet is a professor of English and Comparative Literature at the University of Connecticut. She is the former editor of Children's Literature. Her articles have appeared in Poetics Today, Enfance, Revue des livres pour enfants, and other journals.