Women Writers in History
Exploring the role of female authors in the 19th and 20th centuries
By Leanne Dronet and Tali Lewis
Throughout history, women writers have been ridiculed and ignored for sharing their thoughts and opinions through writing. In the 19th and 20th centuries, female writers endured many struggles to find their voice in society. Throughout the past couple decades, many literary historians, critics, and women themselves have worked very hard to overturn this general feeling of resentment toward women writers.
When thinking about the role of female authors in the 19th and 20th centuries ...