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.
Standard Name: Marx, Eleanor
|Connections Sort descending||Author name||Excerpt|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Karl Marx||
His youngest daughter, Eleanor Marx , was born in January 1855. She became an important British socialist and feminist.
|Family and Intimate relationships||Anna Wickham|
|Friends, Associates||Amy Levy|
|Friends, Associates||E. Nesbit|
|Friends, Associates||Olive Schreiner|
|Friends, Associates||Annie Besant|
|Friends, Associates||Clementina Black|
|Friends, Associates||Jane Francesca, Lady Wilde||
As in Dublin, she became known for her salons, which were held on Saturdays from 5 to 7 p.m. until their popularity demanded bi-weekly gatherings. The cream of London's literati and intelligentsia attended, including George Bernard Shaw
|Friends, Associates||Katharine Bruce Glasier|
|Friends, Associates||Margaret Harkness|
|Friends, Associates||Emily Hickey|
|Intertextuality and Influence||E. Nesbit||
In this an advanced woman, Nora, smokes as a protest against existing prejudices.
Briggs, Julia. A Woman of Passion: The Life of E. Nesbit, 1858-1924. Hutchinson, 1987.
|Intertextuality and Influence||Sarah Waters||
Nance is almost a colourless character apart from her capacity for passion. (In an apparently non-literary book, a tradition of steamy fiction is evoked when her desire to make Kitty sorry makes her think of...
|Literary responses||Amy Levy||
The Jewish press was outraged by what it saw as the antisemitism of this novel. The Jewish Chronicle did not review it, but implied strong disapprobation in an article entitled Critical Jews. The Jewish...
|Performance of text||Henrik Ibsen|
31 March 1898
Eleanor Marx , socialist, feminist, and writer, committed suicide.