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Author Walton, Whitney.

Title Eve's proud descendants : four women writers and republican politics in nineteenth-century France / Whitney Walton.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press, c2000.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  305.420944 W179e    ---  Available
Description 308 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [291]-301) and index.
Contents Growing up female in postrevolutionary France -- The erotics of writing : affective life, literary beginnings, and pseudonyms -- Cassandra, Diotima, Aspasia, and Cleopatra : challenging the bluestocking stereotype in literary culture -- Women writers as Republicans in July monarchy political culture -- Republican women and Republican families -- Writing and rewriting the Revolution of 1848.
Subject Sand, George, 1804-1876 -- Political and social views.
Stern, Daniel, 1805-1876 -- Political and social views.
Allart de Meritens, Hortense, 1801-1879 -- Political and social views.
Girardin, Emile de, Mme, 1804-1855 -- Political and social views.
Women -- France -- Social conditions -- 19th century.
Authors, French -- 19th century -- Political activity.
Social reformers -- France -- Political activity.
Feminism and literature -- Political aspects -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Women's rights -- France -- History -- 19th century.
France -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
ISBN 0804737541 (alk. paper)

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