Women’s Writing, Englishness and National and Cultural Identity

The Mobile Woman and the Migrant Voice, 1938–1962

  • Maroula Joannou

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
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  9. Back Matter
    Pages 186-228

About this book


An original mapping of women's writing in the 1940s and 1950s, this book looks at Englishness and national identity in women's writing and includes writing from Scotland, Wales, Ireland the Indian subcontinent and Africa. The authors discussed include Virginia Woolf, Daphne Du Maurier, Doris Lessing and Muriel Spark.


Jane Austen women Woolf

Authors and affiliations

  • Maroula Joannou
    • 1
  1. 1.Anglia Ruskin UniversityUK

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