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Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers (Blackwell Anthologies)

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Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers: An Anthology is a multicultural, multigenre collection celebrating the quality and diversity of nineteenth century American women's expression. Complete texts, many never reprinted or anthologized, come from a wide range of both traditional and rediscovered genres, including: advice and manners, travel writing, myth, children's writing, sketch, utopia, journalism, humor, poetry, oral narrative, sampler verse, short fiction, thriller and detective, spiritual autobiography, letter, and diary.

Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers reflects the latest scholarship on both tradition al and unfamiliar writing and provides an unequaled view of the breadth of American women’s work. Among the man y writers represented are: Catherine Maria Sedgwick, Rebecca Cox Jackson, Lydia Maria Child, the Lowell Offerin writers, Margaret Fullr, Fanny Fern, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Frances E. W. Harper, Emily Dickisnon,Rebecca Harding Davis, Louisa May Alcott, Maria Amparo Ruiz de Burton, harriet Prescott Spofford, Sarah M. B. Piatt, Constance Fenimore Woolson, Mary Hallock Foote, Sara Orne Jewett, Kate Chopin, Kate Douglas Wiggin, Anne Julia Cooper, Charlotte Perkins Gilnman, E. Pauline Johnson, Ida Wells-Barnett, Martha Wolfenstein, and Onoto Watanna.

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Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers: An Anthology is a multicultural, multigenre collection celebrating the quality and diversity of nineteenth century American women's expression. Complete texts, many never reprinted or anthologized, come from a wide range of both traditional and rediscovered genres, including: advice and manners, travel writing, myth, children's writing, sketch, utopia, journalism, humor, poetry, oral narrative, sampler verse, short fiction, thriller and detective, spiritual autobiography, letter, and diary.

Synopsis:

Nineteenth-Century American Women Writers: An Anthology is a multicultural, multigenre collection celebrating the quality and diversity of nineteenth century American women's expression.

About the Author

"This anthology offers a fascinating selection of material which ought to enthuse the scholarly and general reader alike." S. M. Grant, University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne

Table of Contents

Selected Contents by Genre.

Selected Contents by Theme.

Alphabetical List of Author.

Preface.

Acknowledgements.

Introduction.

Native American Myths.

Sampler Verses.

Mary Jemison (Degiwene’s) (Seneca) (1743-1833).

“Old Elizabeth” (1766-18??).

Eliza Leslie (1787-1858).

Catheraine Maria Sedgwick (1789-1867).

Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney (1791-1865).

Rebecca Cox Jackson (1795-1871).

Sojourner Thruth (c. 1797-1883)/Frances Dana Gage (1808-1884).

Caroline Kirkland (1801-1864).

Lydia Maria Child (1802-1880).

Betsey Chamberlain (dates Unkown) and The Lowell Offering Writers.

Lorenza Stevens Berbineau (c. 1806-1869).

Margaret Fuller (1810-1850).

Fanny Fern (sara Payton Willis Parton) (1811-1872).

Frances Sargent Osgoos (1811-1850).

Harriet Beecher Stowe (1811-1896).

Alice Cary (1820-1871).

Frances E. W. Harper (1825-1911).

Lucy Larcom (1824-1893).

Rose Terry Cooke (1827-1892).

Emily Dickinson (1830-1886).

Susan Gilbert Dickinson (1830-1913).

Helen Hunt Jackson (1830-1885).

Rebecca Harding Davis (1831-1910).

Mary Mapes Dodge (1831?-1905).

Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888).

Maria Amaparo Ruiz De Burton (1832-1895).

Harriet Prescott Spofford (1835-1921).

Celia Thaxter (1835-1894).

Sarah Morgan Bryan Piatt (1836-1919).

Marietta Holley (“Josiah Allen’s Wife”) (1836-1926).

Catherine Owen (Helen Alice Matthews Nitsch) (?-1899).

Constance Fenimore Woolson (1844-1911).

Sarah Winnemucca (Thocmetony) (Paiute) (c. 1844-1891).

Mary Jallock Foote (847-1938).

Sarah Barnwell Elliott (1848-1928).

Emma Lazarus (1849-1887).

Sarah Orne Jewett (1849-1909).

Kate Chopin (1851-1904).

Mary Wilkins Freeman (1852-1930).

Grace King (1852-1932).

Lizette Woodorth Reese (1856-1935).

Kate Dougls Wiggin (1856-1923).

Anna Julia Cooper (c. 1858-1930).

Laura Jacobson (Dates unknown).

Charlotte Perkins (Stetson) Gilman (1860-1935).

Louise Imogen Guiney (1861-1920).

E. Pauline Jonson (Tekhionwake) (Mohawk) (1861-1913).

Mary Weston Fordham (c. 1862-?).

Ida Baker Wells-Barnett (1863-1905).

Kate McPhelim Cleary (1863-1905).

Sui Sin Far (edith Maud Eaton) (1865-1914).

Mary Hunter Austin (1868-1934).

Sophia Alice Callahan (Creek) (1868-1894).

Martha Wolfenstein (1869-1905).

Alice Dunbar-Nelson (1875-1935).

Onoto Watanna (Winnifred Eaton) (1875-1954).

Zitkala-Sa (Gertrude Simmons Bonnin) (Sioux) (1876-1938).

Maria Cristina Mena (1893-1965).

Index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780631199861
Editor:
Kilcup, Karen L.
Publisher:
Wiley-Blackwell
Editor:
Kilcup, Karen L.
Author:
Kilcup
Author:
Kilcup, Karen L.
Location:
Oxford ;
Subject:
Women
Subject:
Short Stories (Anthologies)
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
Women Authors
Subject:
American literature
Subject:
Collections and anthologies
Subject:
19th century
Subject:
American literature -- 19th century.
Subject:
American
Subject:
American literature -- Women authors.
Subject:
Literary Criticism : General
Subject:
19th-century American literature
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Blackwell Anthologies
Series Volume:
5
Publication Date:
January 1997
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
656
Dimensions:
9.01x6.01x1.40 in. 2.10 lbs.

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