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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

Complicated Feminism in the Eighteenth Century

Topics: women writer

Women in the eighteenth century weren’t any easier to pigeonhole than they are today. Dr. Looser discusses the ways that women writers represented different stances on feminism and women’s societal roles.