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Women's Literature: Start Here

This guide provides research help on women writers from different historical, cultural, and geographical perspectives.

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This guide provides links and support for researching literature written by women writers. 

A Room of One's Own

This excerpt of a BBC production of Virginia Wolff's A Room of One's Own presents some of the highlights from the famous text on women writers.

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