Langley-Adams Library (Groveland)

Why she wrote, a graphic history of the lives, inspiration, and influence behind the pens of classic women writers, by Hannah K. Chapman and Lauren Burke ; illustrated by Kaley Bales

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Summary
"Dive into the fascinating, unexpected, and inspiring stories behind 18 of the English language's greatest women writers in this graphic anthology. Why She Wrote brings together both famous and obscure writers from the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries and highlights their history, hardships, and influence--on the written word and each other--through accessible and engaging comics. Framed by short biographies, bibliographies, and fun facts"--, Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Introduction -- The horror of the everyday -- Finding their voice -- Activism as art -- Private lives -- Public identities -- Protection and profit -- Conclusion
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Copyright
Physical Description
255 pages, chiefly illustrations, 23 cm
Isbn
9780179720206

Library Locations

  • Langley-Adams Library (Groveland)

    185 Main Street, Groveland, MA, 01834, US
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