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Women in Journalism at the Fin de Siècle

Making a Name for Herself

  • F. Elizabeth Gray

About this book


As the nineteenth-century drew to a close, women became more numerous and prominent in British journalism. This book offers a fascinating introduction to the work lives of twelve such journalists, and each essay examines the career, writing and strategic choices of women battling against the odds to secure recognition in a male-dominated society.


George Bernard Shaw interview journalism journalists New Journalism society women

Editors and affiliations

  • F. Elizabeth Gray
    • 1
  1. 1.Massey UniversityNew Zealand

About the editors

BRENDA AYRES Professor of English, Liberty University, USA LEE ANNE BACHE Indiana University, USA FIONNUALA DILLANE University College Dublin, Ireland TERRI DOUGHTY Vancouver Island University, Canada ALEXIS EASLEY Associate Professor of English, University of St. Thomas, USA VALERIE FEHLBAUM University of Geneva, Switzerland SUSAN HAMILTON Professor of English, University of Alberta, Canada DOROTHY O. HELLY Professor Emerita of History and Women's Studies, Hunter College, USA LINDA K. HUGHES Addie Levy Professor of Literature, Texas Christian University, USA KIMBERLEY MORSE JONES Visiting Assistant Professor of Art History, Sweet Briar College, USA MICHELLE TUSAN Associate Professor of History, University of Nevada, USA

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