Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities/Social Sciences/Languages; 1 edition (December 17, 2007)
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Women’s Worlds, a brand new anthology of women’s writing, makes to be had a wide variety of women’s voices from throughout time, throughout periods, and around the globe in a slimmer, extra versatile, and more cost-effective structure. This new anthology contains decisions from the 14th throughout the twenty first centuries, from the 1st textual content by means of a girl released in English (Julian of Norwich’s Revelation of Divine Love) to choices by means of modern writers like Barbara Kingsolver, Alison Bechdel, and Zadie Smith. the decisions are drawn from Britain and North the US, but additionally from Africa, Asia, Oceania, the center East, and the Caribbean--wherever English is spoken. whereas classics of fiction, poetry, and drama are supplied, the textual content additionally contains essays, tune lyrics, letters, diary entries--even excerpts from family handbooks and a photo memoir--to signify the entire variety of women’s voices. And Cultural Coordinates essays offer insights into customs and costumes from purdah to lifestyles sooner than the tablet. To extend the alternative of novels teachers desire to assign, McGraw-Hill additionally deals works from Library of Women's Literature at a chit.