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Women Writers

Famous women writers like Virginia Woolf, Mary Shelly, Aphra Behn, George Eliot, and others are important figures in literary history. Read more about their lives and works.
  1. 19th-Century Women Writers (1)
  2. Addams, Jane
  3. Aikin, Anna Laetitia
  4. Alcott, Louisa May
  5. Alden, Isabella
  6. Allende, Isabel
  7. Ashbridge, Elizabeth
  8. Atwood, Margaret
  9. Austen, Jane
  10. Baum, Vicki
  11. Behn, Aphra
  12. Bishop, Elizabeth
  13. Bradstreet, Anne
  14. Bronte, Anne
  15. Bronte, Charlotte
  16. Bronte, Emily
  17. Browning, Elizabeth Barrett
  18. Burney, Fanny
  19. Cather, Willa Sibert
  20. Cavendish, Margaret
  21. Chopin, Kate
  22. Christie, Agatha
  23. Colette
  24. Davis, Rebecca Harding
  25. Dickinson, Emily
  26. Eliot, George
  27. Elizabeth I
  28. Feminist Theory & Studies
  29. Ferber, Edna
  30. Fitzgerald, Zelda Sayre
  31. Frank, Anne
  32. Gilman, Charlotte Perkins
  33. Grimke, Angelina
  34. Heloise
  35. Hrotsvitha
  36. Hurston, Zora Neale
  37. Isolation and Exile - Theme
  38. Jackson, Helen Hunt
  39. Jewett, Sarah Orne
  40. Julian of Norwich
  41. Kempe, Margery
  42. Killigrew, Anne
  43. Lafayette, Madame de
  44. Lee, Harper
  45. Lowell, Amy
  46. Millay, Edna St. Vincent
  47. Mitchell, Margaret
  48. Montgomery, Lucy Maude
  49. Orczy, Baroness Emmuska
  50. Parker, Dorthy
  51. Pizan, Christine de
  52. Plath, Sylvia
  53. Powell, Dawn
  54. Rand, Ayn
  55. Rowlandson, Mary
  56. Sand, George
  57. Sappho
  58. Sexton, Anne
  59. Shelley, Mary
  60. Skene, Felicia
  61. Stowe, Harriet Beecher
  62. Truth, Sojourner
  63. Walker, Alice
  64. Wharton, Edith Newbold
  65. Wheatley, Phillis
  66. Wilder, Laura Ingalls
  67. Wollstonecraft, Mary
  68. Women - Female Characters
  69. Women Writers
  70. Woolf, Virginia
  71. Wroth, Mary

Books About 19th-Century Women Writers
In the study of 19th-century Victorian literature, women writers like Jane Austen, the Bronte sisters, George Eliot, Elizabeth Gaskell, and Mary Shelley are fixtures in our imagination; but who are the other women writers of the period? Read more about 19th-Century Women Writers.

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