Women And Authorship In Revolutionary America

Author: Angela Vietto
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351872419
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The resulting analysis complicates and challenges a number of critical commonplaces, presenting instead a narrative of American literary history that presents the novel as women’s entrée into authorship; dichotomized views of civic and ...

Authority And Female Authorship In Colonial America

Author: William J. Scheick
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These works, along with the writings of other colonial women, provide especially noteworthy instances of bifurcations emanating from American colonial women's conflicted confiscation of male authority.

Love Of Freedom

Author: Catherine Adams
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199779833
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Excepts from her religious tract were published in The Liberator (January 31,
1831); Angela Vietto, Women and Authorship in Revolutionary America (
Burlington, Vt.: Ashgate Publishing, 2005), 53–76. 13. Freedom's Journal (
February 14, 1829). 14. “Woman—the modest virgin, the prudent wife, or the
careful matron,” Freedom's Journal (February 14, 1829). 15. Jacqueline Bacon,
Freedom's Journal: The First African American Newspaper (Latham, Md.:
Lexington Books, 2007), 140.

Writing The Rebellion

Author: Philip Gould
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 019996789X
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For the poem's complex publication history and speculation about alternative
authorship, see Winthrop Sargent, ed., The Loyalist Verses ofjoseph Stansbury
and Ionathan Odell; Relating to the American Revolution (Albany: I. Munsell,
1860), ... Women of the Republic: Intellect and Ideology in Revolutionary America
(Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 1980); and Mary Beth Norton,
Liberty's Daughters: The Revolutionary Experience of American Women (Boston:
Little, ...

Mere Equals

Author: Lucia McMahon
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 0801465443
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For useful studies the explore intersections between prescriptive literature and
lived experience in the eighteenth century, see Heidi Brayman Hackel and
Catherine E. Kelly, eds., Reading Women: Literacy, Authorship, and Culture in
the Atlantic World, 1500–1800 (Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press,
2008); Catherine Kerrison, Claiming the Pen: Women and Intellectual Life in the
Early American South (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 2006). 3. Elizabeth
Maddock Dillon ...

A Woman S Dilemma

Author: Rosemarie Zagarri
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1118774817
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Mercy Otis Warren and the American Revolution Rosemarie Zagarri. 1773. In
1814, a man named Samuel Barrett claimed that he was the author of The Group.
Alarmed at the usurpation of one of her favorite works, Mercy asked John Adams
to testify publicly to her authorship, which he obligingly did. In another case,
Mercy did not receive proper credit for many years for publishing an influential
tract against the Constitution, which she had signed “A Columbian Patriot.”
Although she ...

Women And The U S Constitution 1776 1920

Author: Jean H. Baker
Publisher: American Historical Assn.
ISBN: 0872291634
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In the drafting of the U.S. Constitution, gender was a non-issue. Women played no role in the authorship of either the original 1787 document or the Bill of Rights, and were largely excluded from the Constitution's application.

Phillis Wheatley S Miltonic Poetics

Author: P. Loscocco
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 1137470054
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Bassard, Katherine Clay. Spiritual Interrogations: Culture, Gender, and
Community in Early African American Women's Writing. Princeton, NJ: Princeton
UP, 1999. Ebrary. Web. ... Bloch, Ruth. “The Gendered Meanings of Virtue in
Revolutionary America.” Signs 13.1 (1987): 37–58. JSTOR. Web. 27 Sep. 2013.
———. ... Brekus, Catherine A. “Writing Religious Experience: Women's
Authorship in Early America.” The Journal of Religion 92.4 (2012): 482–97.
JSTOR. Web. 24 Jun. 2013.

Early American Women Critics

Author: Gay Gibson Cima
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 1139456830
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perform ''(in)visibly'' to launch her career as a cultural critic: she was
simultaneously widely read as a patriot and invisible as a woman. methods of
access Like many European American women critics, Warren developed a host
body to try to maintain her anonymity: she crafted a patriot body that was routinely
read as masculine. Between 1650 and 1783 (the year the Treaty of Paris ended
the Revolutionary War), European American women, like their male counterparts,
usually ...

The Invention Of Female Authorship In Nineteenth Century America

Author: Ann Caroline Gebhard
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Finally, because I wish to show that the development of female authorship was
not the special province of one region (New England) nor was it confined to one
generation (post-Civil War), I have chosen three writers whose experiences span
more than one region and whose work covers the period 1839-1894. Part of the
generation to come of age when the Revolution was still a living memory,
Kirkland is among the first American women to achieve recognition at home and
abroad ...