from the Max A Weber gallery Domestic Goddesses:  aka scribbling hordes of women

 A moderated E-journal, devoted to women writers, beginning in the 19th century, who wrote domestic fiction.
What is domestic fiction? Who are the scribbling hordes?
  animation created by Kim, from public domain images

Louisa May Alcott Willa Cather Kate Chopin
Charlotte Perkins Gilman Sarah Josepha Hale Sarah Orne Jewett
Harriet Beecher Stowe Susan Warner Edith Wharton

Check out the new photo-essay on Louisa May Alcott's home in Concord

Urgent News for Louisa May Alcott lovers:
Orchard House, Louisa May Alcott's girlhood home, is being destroyed by powder post beetles--
click here to go to a "donation for money to fix it" page.

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Also, check out this great site by the Public Media Foundation, in Boston.
Their site is a great teaching and research resource that "provides classroom resources for teaching and learning the rich tradition of American literature by women."

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