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Author Petty, Leslie
Title Romancing the Vote : Feminist Activism in American Fiction, 1870-1920
Imprint Athens : University of Georgia Press, 2006
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Note Cover -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction -- CHAPTER ONE: "True Christian Philanthropy" -- or, a Release from the "Prison-House" of Marriage: Fictional Representations of Feminist Activism in the 1870s -- CHAPTER TWO: Expanding the Vision of Feminist Activism: Frances E.W. Harper's Iola Leroy and Hamlin Garland's A Spoil of Office -- CHAPTER THREE: Making It New: Middlebrow Literary Culture and Twentieth-Century Suffrage Fiction -- CHAPTER FOUR: The Political Is Personal: What Henry James's The Bostonians Can Teach Feminist Activists -- Coda -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- K -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W -- Y
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Petty, Leslie Romancing the Vote : Feminist Activism in American Fiction, 1870-1920 Athens : University of Georgia Press,c2006 9780820328584
Subject American fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.;American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.;Feminist fiction, American -- History and criticism.;Political fiction, American -- History and criticism.;Feminism and literature -- United States -- History.;Politics and literature -- United States -- History.;Women -- Suffrage -- United States -- History
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