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Review: A Jury of Her Peers: American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie ProulxUser Review - Goodreads
I picked this up more out of duty to expand my education on the history of women writers than anything else, but ended up really enjoying it. It's academic - thoroughly researched, analytical ...
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Review: A Jury of Her Peers: American Women Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie ProulxUser Review - Jane - Goodreads
I'm about half way through this book and I'm finding it slow going. Showalter discusses so many women that she doesn't talk about any in depth. Still, there is a lot to interest me and I'm determined ... Read full review
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