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British Women's Writing, 1930 to 1960: Between the Waves

Sue Kennedy and Jane Thomas


British Women Writers 1930 – 1960: Between the Waves contributes to the vital recuperative work on mid-twentieth century writing by and for women. Fourteen original essays from leading academics and emerging critical voices shed new light on writers commonly dismissed as middlebrow in their concerns and conservative in their styles and politics. The essays showcase the stylistic, cultural and political vitality of the fiction, non-fiction, drama, poetry and journalism of a selection authors including Vera Brittain, Storm Jameson, Nancy Mitford, Phyllis Shand Allfrey, Rumer Godden, Attia Hosain ... More

Keywords: women writers, mid-twentieth century, British, feminism, interfeminism, intermodernism, interbellum, middle-brow, women’s magazines

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2020 Print ISBN-13: 9781789621822
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: May 2021 DOI:10.3828/liverpool/9781789621822.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Sue Kennedy, editor
University of Hull (emeritus)

Jane Thomas, editor

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