Platt, Edward. “25 Years fighting for writers’ rights”. ALCS News, No. 21, pp. 4 - 5.
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Cultural formation||Martin Ross|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Edith Somerville|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Brigid Brophy||
BB fell in love with her fellow novelist Maureen Duffy in summer 1967. The early stages of this affair caused emotional pain because Duffy, still living with her former partner. The relationship developed from passion...
|Fictionalization||Mary Sidney Herbert, Countess of Pembroke||
When most women writers of her age were forgotten, the Countess of Pembroke retained a niche in literary history as a partner in the Sidneian psalms as well as the dedicatee of the Arcadia....
The Gentleman's Magazine devoted more space to CC 's book this year than to any other new work, though these included Johnson 's Dictionary and Voltaire 's History and State of Europe.
Baruth, Philip E. “Who Is Charlotte Charke?”. Introducing Charlotte Charke: Actress, Author, Enigma, edited by Philip E. Baruth, University of Illinois Press, 1998, pp. 9 - 62.
|Friends, Associates||Brigid Brophy|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Rose Tremain|
|Literary responses||Lettice Cooper||
LC 's friend and fellow-novelist Maureen Duffy praised this book for emotional clarity and political and psychological insight.
Blain, Virginia, Patricia Clements, and Isobel Grundy, editors. The Feminist Companion to Literature in English: Women Writers from the Middle Ages to the Present. Yale University Press; Batsford, 1990.
BB became notorious for her politics in the sixties, an era of iconoclastic activity. She was a vegetarian, a sexual liberationist, an animal rights activist, a feminist, a writers' rights activist, a pro-pornography activist (she...
|Textual Production||Margaret Drabble|