Strong Female Characters in 19th-Century Fiction — Dave Astor on Literature

We look back on the 1800s as a time of rampant sexism, patriarchy, male dominance, gender inequality — whatever you want to call it. And it was indeed that sort of time. But a number of 19th-century female novelists, and a few male ones, managed to directly or indirect speak against that in some of […]

via Strong Female Characters in 19th-Century Fiction — Dave Astor on Literature

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