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Voices of the Nation : Women and Public Speech in Nineteenth-Century American Literature and Culture (Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture)
Voices of the Nation Women and Public Speech in Nineteenth-Century American Literature and Culture - Cambridge Studies in American Literature and Culture
Author: Caroline F. Levander
Throughout the nineteenth century, American authors such as Henry James, William Dean Howells, and Noah Webster displayed a fascination with women's speech--describing how women's voices sound, what happens when women speak, and what reactions their speech produces, especially in their male listeners. Voices of the Nation argues that closer insp...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780521593748
ISBN-10: 0521593743
Publication Date: 1/13/1998
Pages: 201
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Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Book Type: Hardcover
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