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Writing a woman's life

Author: Carolyn G Heilbrun
Publisher: New York : Ballantine Books, 1989. ©1988
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First Ballantine books editionView all editions and formats
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"Drawing on the experience of celebrated women, from George Sand and Virginia Woolf to Dorothy Sayers and Adrienne Rich, the author examines the struggle these writers undertook when their drives made it impossible for them to follow the traditional "male" script for a woman's life. Refreshing and insightful, this is an homage to brave women past and present, and an invitation to all women to write their own  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Autobiography
Biography
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Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carolyn G Heilbrun
ISBN: 034536256X 9780345362568
OCLC Number: 20299251
Description: 144 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Carolyn G. Heilbrun.

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"Drawing on the experience of celebrated women, from George Sand and Virginia Woolf to Dorothy Sayers and Adrienne Rich, the author examines the struggle these writers undertook when their drives made it impossible for them to follow the traditional "male" script for a woman's life. Refreshing and insightful, this is an homage to brave women past and present, and an invitation to all women to write their own scripts, whatever they may be."--Publisher's description.

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