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Around 1981 :: <P>Jane Gallop’s book offers a clear-eyed and comprehensive history of feminist literary criticism. Why, she asks, have we so quickly buried 1970s feminist criticism? What lies buried there? Why do 1990s academic feminists accuse other academic feminists of being ‘academic’?</P> <P>Gallop takes the novel approach of structuring her inquiry around anthologies of feminist criticism: twelve important texts that have had a wide impact on more than a decade of scholarship...

If you enjoyed a good book and you're a woman, the critics think you're wrong

Dismissing popular things that women like doesn’t require some special kind of bravery. It happens all day, every day – especially in literary criticism

Male writers continue to dominate literary criticism, Vida study finds

Mary Beard at The Sheldonian Theatre, Oxford...."read another book, don’t worry about what your hair looks like, and take no crap from anybody." goshdangit!! yay!! :D x