Meaningful Contributions

Elaine Showalter ’62 publishes first comprehensive history of American women writers

Posted February 3, 2009

In A Jury of Her Peers: American Woman Writers from Anne Bradstreet to Annie Proulx, Elaine Showalter ’62 examines the work of more than 250 authors whose work was published over a span of about 350 years, making the volume the first comprehensive survey of women’s literature in the United States ever published. Showalter, the […]