Women’s Writing in the British Isles from the Beginnings to the Present
Standard Name: Hamnett, Nina
Birth Name: Nina Hamnett
Married Name: Nina Kristian
, active during the earlier part of the twentieth century, was primarily a visual artist, but also published two books of memoirs (apparently based on diaries kept at the time) as well as a few art gallery reviews.
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Beginning her editorship of Wheels, ES
made other friendships, including those with Nancy Cunard
, Nina Hamnett
(whom she describes as generous and courageous), Walter Sickert
(whose generosity and sense of fun she celebrates),...
frequented popular Bohemian hangouts such as the Café Royal and, later, the Fitzroy Tavern.
Wickham, Anna. “Introduction”. Selected Poems, edited by David Garnett, Chatto and Windus, 1971, pp. 7-11.
Hepburn, James, Anna Wickham, and James Hepburn. “Anna Wickham: A Memoir”. The Writings of Anna Wickham, Free Woman and Poet, edited by Reginald Donald Smith, Virago Press, 1984, pp. 1-48.
According to her friend David Garnett
, she preferred the hard-up to the well-off, the doomed and...
Making their first appearance in print are poems written for Valentine Ackland
and for Nina Hamnett
, and NC
's elegy for Eliot
, written a few weeks after his death and only two months...
After separating from her husband, MB
left her daughter Camilla with a friend and went with Maitland
to Paris, before embarking with him on further travels. Throughout the 1920s she moved back and forth...
31 May 1915
German forces made the first Zeppelin air-raid on London.
Booth-Clibborn, Edward, and Nina Hamnett. “Introduction”. Laughing Torso, Virago, 1984, p. v - x.
Hamnett, Nina. Is She a Lady? A Problem in Autobiography. Allan Wingate, 1955.
Hamnett, Nina. Laughing Torso. Ray Long & Richard R. Smith, Inc., 1932.
Hamnett, Nina. Laughing Torso. Constable and Co., 1932.
Hamnett, Nina, and Osbert Sitwell. The People’s Album of London Statues. Duckworth, 1928.