Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2016

232 Pages | 13 b/w illus., 49 colour illus.

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780748694884

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Off to the Pictures

Cinemagoing, Women's Writing and Movie Culture in Interwar Britain

Lisa Stead

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • A rich new exploration of interwar women's fictions and their complex intersections with cinema
  • Draws upon new archival research, industrial analysis and close textual readings
  • Case studies include the work of Winifred Holtby, Stella Gibbons, Elizabeth Bowen, Jean Rhys, Elinor Glyn, C. A. Lejeune and Iris Barry