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Bring female artists out of storage

Marginalisation of women from the canon is not just a problem in literature - but in displayed artwork too

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12 Writers On The Women Authors Who Inspired Them

Flannery O'Connor Reads "A Good Man Is Hard to Find" (1959) - - I actually never read this all the way through - it is cool to hear her voice and the way SHE reads it

from Brain Pickings

The Greatest Books of All Time, As Voted by 125 Famous Authors

Famous authors pinpoint their favorite books

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17 Essays by Female Writers That Everyone Should Read

A sample of female-authored works in an effort to highlight quality literature produced by women

from the Guardian

Comedy needs more female writers, says Veep's Armando Iannucci

Comedy needs more female writers, says Veep's Armando Iannucci -- undervaluing or devaluing of women's creative output in the modern age

from the Guardian

The 10 best female pioneers

Mary Wollstonecraft (1759-97) Writer, feminist and philosopher, first woman to articulate the gap between the rights of man and rights of women. In 1792 she wrote her book, A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, which is still a powerful tract today. Her daughter, of course, was Mary Shelley, the famous author of Frankenstein

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24 Photos Of Famous Authors When They Were Coming Of Age

F. Scott Fitzgerald 25 rare pictures of authors in their early years

from The Virginia Woolf Blog

Virginia Woolf’s Strange Treatment to Cure Her Mental Illness

"Secondhand books are wild books, homeless books; they have come together in vast flocks of variegated feather, and have a charm which the domesticated volumes of the library lack." Virginia Woolf (1882-1941) Author

from Fine Art America

Edith Wharton, 1862-1937, American Canvas Print / Canvas Art by Everett

Edith Wharton ( January 24, 1862 – August 11, 1937), was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist, with The Age of Innocence (first woman to win the award) short story writer, and designer. In addition to novels, Wharton wrote at least 85 short stories. She was also a garden designer, interior designer, and taste-maker of her time. She wrote several design books, including her first published work, The Decoration of Houses of 1897, co-authored by Ogden Codman.

from BuzzFeed

16 Wonderful Photos Of Women Writers At Work

Buzzfeed presents 16 women writers at work (pictured: Doris Lessing).

Clarice Lispector (December 10, 1920 – December 9, 1977) was a Brazilian writer who has been described as the most important Jewish writer since Franz Kafka.

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16 Little Books To Read On Long Journeys

Dubliners by James Joyce | 16 Little Books To Read On Long Journeys

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16 Wonderful Photos Of Women Writers At Work

16 Wonderful Photos Of Women Writers At Work: Sylvia Plath, Flannery O'Connor, Dorothy Parker, Agatha Christie, Anne Sexton, Doris Lessing, Edith Wharton, VIrginia Woolf, Charlotte Perkins Gilman,….

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19 Things Women Writers Are Sick Of Hearing

19 Things Women Writers Are Sick Of Hearing

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Write Write Write Typographic Print Book Writers Motivation Writing Gift Authors Quote Poster Classroom Decor Novelist Office Wall Art Idea

write! ...because........ .....Printed word lives! ......#print #write #speak #read #words. ....