“Contemporary Authors”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Centre-LRC.
University of Sussex
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Judith Kazantzis|
|Occupation||Ketaki Kushari Dyson|
By the time the Feinsteins were married they were living in rooms above the bridge in Mill Road, Cambridge (where Arnold was now doing a PhD). Before their first son was born they moved to...
|Textual Production||Dorothy Wellesley|
|Textual Production||Virginia Woolf|
|Textual Production||Naomi Mitchison||
The title quotation from Robert Burns describes the writer almost as a spy on society; it continues, And faith he'll prent it.
NM kept writing through difficult home front conditions, mostly at Carradale House...
Mitchison, Naomi. Among You Taking Notes . . . The Wartime Diary of Naomi Mitchison 1939-1945. Sheridan, DorothyEditor , Oxford University Press, 1986.
An educated, married woman with small children, living at Ballingate in Ireland, wrote to the magazine Nursery World about her loneliness and depression, seeking suggestions for some affordable occupation.
By May 1937
Mass-Observation , a social research organisation devoted to observing the habits, behaviour, and opinions of ordinary people, was launched: Surrealist in inspiration, it became documentary and socially inclusive in aim.