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Literature -- Women authors

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The Shelley-Godwin Archive

A group of renowned organizations (including the New York Public Library and The Huntington) have teamed up to create this remarkable archive of manuscripts from Mary Wollstonecraft, William Godwin, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, and Percy Bysshe Shelley. What is most remarkable about this collection is that it brings together 90% of all known relevant manuscripts by this amazing family of authors....
The Paris Review: Feminize Your Canon

For those curious to expand their reading by learning about authors whose works were unjustly overlooked in their day, the famous literary magazine The Paris Review has something that may be just the thing. "Feminize Your Canon," the magazine's monthly column that launched in June 2018, "explores the lives of underrated and under-read female authors." The column opened with an examination of...
Reading Women

Last featured in the 07-12-2019 Scout Report, Reading Women continues to release several new episodes each month, including celebrations of Asian Pacific Islander Heritage Month (see Episode 87) and Carribean Heritage Month (see Episode 89). Book lovers looking for a new literary podcast to enjoy may be interested in Reading Women, a show that "reclaims half the bookshelf by interviewing authors...