Connecting you with the University of Missouri’s innovative research and creative activity

The Untidy History of Sisterhood

A visit with Devoney Looser, Professor, Department of English

By Kelly Washatka
Published: - Topics: ageism sexism feminist scholarship sisterhood Jane Austen

Third Time’s the Charm


Dr. Looser tells us the story of how she gained her love for 18th-century women’s literature. It all started with a special, double-bound copy of Pride and Prejudice and Sense and Sensibility, and a little encouragement from her mother.