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Published: 05 May 2016

288 Pages | 17 black-and-white halftones


ISBN: 9780198724841

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Working Girls

Fiction, Sexuality, and Modernity

Katherine Mullin

  • Changes scholarly understanding of late-nineteenth century sexual politics
  • Alters perceptions of the gender of Modernism
  • Erodes boundaries between the late-Victorian and the Modernist, and high and low culture
  • Offers fresh insights into how authors represented unease about the act of writing and publishing
  • Indicates how 21st century understandings of 'postfeminism' have a long back-story dating back to the 1880s

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