Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 June 2018

320 Pages

6 x 9 inches

ISBN: 9781786940605

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Women's Literary Networks and Romanticism

"A Tribe of Authoresses"

Edited by Andrew O. Winckles and Angela Rehbein

Liverpool University Press

Romantic Reconfigurations Studies in Literature and Culture 1780 1850

  • First book to focus specifically on women's literary networks during the Romantic period
  • Features research on rare materials in neglected archives, shifting our attention away from major metropolitan centres and demonstrating the significance of local and regional centres of literary production.
  • Utilises new digital methodologies for collecting and analyzing data about women's literary production
  • Offers a new perspective on the role of gender in shaping authorial identity in the Romantic period
  • Challenges standard accounts of literary periodization