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A Handbook of Literary Feminisms provides a concise overview of feminist literature from the Early Modern traditions through to the twenty- first century. Additional material includes feminist literary criticism and theory, and a chapter covering approaches to women's texts; a glossary and timelines set the developments of this field in context for students.
Readership: For undergraduates and postgraduates taking a course in women's studies.
Shari Benstock, .University of Miami
Early Modern Traditions, 1500-1700
Eighteenth Century Triumphs, 1700-1780
Romantic Revolutions, 1780-1832
Victorian Contradictions, 1832-1895
Modern Experiments, 1895-1945
Late Twentieth-Century Directions, 1945-2000
Approaches to Women's Texts
Feminist Literary Criticism and Theory
Ideology and Culture