Lizzie Borden

Standard Name: Borden, Lizzie

Connections

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Family and Intimate relationships Frances Hodgson Burnett
A balancing joy to FHB was her relationship with Elizabeth Jordan , a successful journalist and committed feminist, strong, talented, and independent.
Gerzina, Gretchen. Frances Hodgson Burnett. Chatto and Windus, 2004.
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Jordan's career had included support for Lizzie Borden (who was tried in...
Publishing Angela Carter
AC 's short story Mise-en-Scène for a Parricide, about the notorious murderess Lizzie Borden , appeared in the London Review of Books. (Carter assumes Borden's guilt, though she was acquitted at her trial.)
Carter, Angela. “Mise-en-Scène for a Parricide”. London Review of Books, No. 16, pp. 21 - 4.
Textual Production Marie Belloc Lowndes
MBL published a murder novel based on an actual case which happened in 1892 in the USA: Lizzie Borden : A Study in Conjecture.
Carew, Dudley. “Other New Novels”. Times Literary Supplement, No. 1983, p. 61.
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Theme or Topic Treated in Text Angela Carter
Black Venus re-interprets actual women of history whose public image has been demonized, like Lizzie Borden the alleged of murderess and Jeanne Duval (a mixed-race woman who suffered from syphilis, mistress and muse of Charles Baudelaire

Timeline

June 1893
Lizzie Borden went on trial in the United States for the 1892 axe-murder of her father and step-mother.