The Life and Works of Augusta Jane Evans Wilson, 1835–1909 by Brenda Ayres

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  • Title: The Life and Works of Augusta Jane Evans Wilson, 1835–1909
  • Author: Brenda Ayres
  • Category: Literary Criticism
  • Date: March 2016
  • Lenguage: English
  • Pages: unknown
  • ISBN: ISBN: 9781138109919

 

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Over the course of her 57-year profession, Augusta Jane Evans Wilson revealed 9 best-selling novels, however her vital contributions to American literature have till just lately gone largely unrecognized. Brenda Ayres, in her lengthy overdue essential biography of the novelist as soon as known as the ‘first Southern girl to enter the sphere of American letters,’ credit the significance of Wilson’s novels for his or her portrait of nineteenth-century America. As Ayres reminds us, the nineteenth-century American guide market was dominated by girls writers and girls readers, a truth nonetheless to some extent obscured by the make-up of the literary canon. In putting Wilson’s novels firmly inside their historic context, Ayres commemorates Wilson as each a storyteller and maker of American historical past. Continuing chronologically, Ayres devotes a chapter to every of Wilson’s novels, exhibiting how her views on Catholicism, the South, the Civil Struggle, male authority, domesticity, Reconstruction, and race had been each knowledgeable by and immune to the turbulent times wherein she lived. This complete and meticulously researched biography contributes not solely to our appreciation of Wilson’s work, but additionally to her significance as a determine for understanding girls’s roles in historical past and their artwork, evolving gender roles, and the difficult standing of ladies writers

 

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