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: Strachey, Philippa
Used Form: Pippa Strachey
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|Family and Intimate relationships||Amabel Williams-Ellis|
|Family and Intimate relationships||Dorothy Bussy||
Dorothy's immediate family was large and vibrant: she had nine surviving siblings, most of whom distinguished themselves in the public realm. Her sister Philippa (Pippa) Strachey (1872-1968) was a longtime suffragist who organized the first...
|Family and Intimate relationships||Julia Strachey||
Another aunt, Philippa (Pippa) Strachey was like other women in the family a committed suffrage leader and writer.
Strachey, Julia, and Frances Partridge. Julia: A Portrait of Julia Strachey. Little, Brown, 1983.
|Family and Intimate relationships||Ray Strachey||
Ray Costelloe's admiration and friendship for Pippa Strachey and for the Strachey family in general helped to bring her together with her future husband. In the 1920s they worked together for the women's movement: Ray...
|Friends, Associates||Dorothy Bussy|
|Friends, Associates||Clemence Dane||
Toasts were proposed by suffragist Philippa Strachey and by Ethel Watts (chair of the Junior Council of the London and National Society for Women's Service ), the latter of whom hoped that in the future...
|Leisure and Society||Dorothy Bussy|
Philippa Strachey was also active in the bureau, which shifted after the war to dealing with the problems of women newly unemployed because of men returning from the armed forces. Edith Lyttelton joined in the...
Virginia's work consisted mainly of addressing envelopes, and she committed herself only to some weeks of this at the beginning and end of 1910. But she was also associated with the National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies
|Textual Production||Dorothy Bussy|
9 February 1907
The National Union of Women's Suffrage Societies organised a demonstration to coincide with the opening of the next session of Parliament (the biggest suffragist public event so far); because of the pouring rain, it became...