Society of Women Journalists

Connections

Connections Sort descending Author name Excerpt
Cultural formation Gladys Henrietta Schütze
GHS involved herself with the Liberal Party in about 1906, and the Women's Social and Political Union soon afterwards. She worked with the Pankhursts and militant suffragettes. During World War One, prejudice against her husband's...
Leisure and Society Lady Colin Campbell
LCC was a sportswoman who enjoyed fishing, bicycling, and fencing as well as pursuing her interests in art, travel, music, the theatre, and charitable philanthropy.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Jordan, Anne. Love Well the Hour: The Life of Lady Colin Campbell (1857-1911). Troubador Publishing Ltd., 2010.
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She liked smoking Russian cigarettes, and her love of...
Literary responses Alice Meynell
This volume was highly praised by critics, and soon after its publication AM was invited to be the President of the Society of Women Journalists .
“Dictionary of Literary Biography online”. Gale Databases: Literature Resource Center-LRC.
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Occupation Gladys Henrietta Schütze
GHS was ejected during the first world war from the professional associations which she belonged to as a writer and journalist, the Society of Women Journalists and the Literary Club . This action resulted from...
Occupation Annie S. Swan
ASS was President of the Society of Women Journalists in succession to Elizabeth Paschal O'Connor (Irish nationalist and wife of Thomas Power O'Connor ).
Swan, Annie S. My Life. Ivor Nicholson and Watson, 1934.
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Occupation John Strange Winter
JSW was president of the Society of Women Journalists (which in 1900 had no more than sixty-nine members).
John, Angela V. “’Behind the Locked Door’: Evelyn Sharp, suffragette and rebel journalist”. Women’s History Review, No. 1, pp. 5 - 13.
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Occupation John Oliver Hobbes
JOH was president of the Society of Women Journalists . Charlotte Eliza Humphry succeeded her.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.
Hobbes, John Oliver. The Life of John Oliver Hobbes. J. Murray, 1911.
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Reception Alice Meynell
AM was twice nominated for the Poet Laureateship. The first time was in 1895 during the debate about a successor to Tennyson ; it was Patmore who nominated her and strenuously argued for her appointment...
Reception Clemence Dane
CD was elected President of the Society of Women Journalists .
Morgan, Fidelis, editor. The Years Between: Plays by Women on the London Stage 1900-1950. Virago, 1994.
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Demastes, William W., and Katherine E. Kelly, editors. British Playwrights, 1880-1956. Greenwood Press, 1996.
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Reception Lucille Iremonger
With this book she won the Vera Brittain award, given by the Society of Women Journalists .

Timeline

1897
Mary Billington moved from the Daily Graphic to begin work at the Daily Telegraph as the head of the women's department.
May 1910
The Woman Journalist, the organ of the Society of Women Journalists , began publication in London.