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By Professor Gill Plain,Gill Plain,Susan Sellers

Feminism has remodeled the educational examine of literature, essentially changing the canon of what's taught and surroundings new agendas for literary research. during this authoritative heritage of feminist literary feedback, top students chart the advance of the perform from the center a long time to the current. the 1st element of the booklet explores protofeminist notion from the center a while onwards, and analyses the paintings of pioneers similar to Wollstonecraft and Woolf. the second one part examines the increase of second-wave feminism and maps its interventions around the 20th century. a last part examines the influence of postmodernism on feminist inspiration and perform. This booklet bargains a finished consultant to the historical past and improvement of feminist literary feedback and a full of life reassessment of the most concerns and authors within the box. it's crucial interpreting for all scholars and students of feminist writing and literary criticism.

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