Writing Women of the Fin de Siècle

Authors of Change

  • Adrienne E. Gavin
  • Carolyn W. de la L. Oulton

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. ‘She would write … in invisible ink’: An Introduction

    1. Adrienne E. Gavin, Carolyn W. de la L. Oulton
      Pages 1-12
  3. Poetics and Aesthetics

  4. Domesticity and Deviance

  5. Gender and the Body

About this book


Concentrating on a period of significant social and political change and exploring both canonical and newly rediscovered texts, this book critically assess the changing culture of the late-Victorian period as represented by a range of women writers through a range of essays by leading academics in the field and cutting-edge work by newer scholars.


aesthetics culture fiction gender Narrative novel poetry time Victorian era women

Editors and affiliations

  • Adrienne E. Gavin
    • 1
  • Carolyn W. de la L. Oulton
    • 1
  1. 1.Canterbury Christ Church UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230354265
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Literature Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-34467-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-35426-5
  • About this book