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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


Topics: sisterhood

The topic of sisterhood is important to Dr. Looser both in the literary sense, as she works on her biography of the Porter Sisters, and as a societal concept that was embraced by some writers and rejected by others.