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Reviews: 'The Immortal Moment: The Life of Kitty Tailleur', and 'The Creators: A Comedy' by May Sinclair

The Immortal Moment: The Story of Kitty Tailleur ****
As with the rest of Sinclair’s early work, I had not much of an idea as to what… 558 more words

Reviews: 'The Judgment of Eve' and 'The Helpmate' by May Sinclair

The Judgment of Eve ****
The Judgment of Eve is the shortest Sinclair book yet in my reading of her entire bibliography.  The author sets the scene wonderfully, and introduces the reader at once to protagonist, Aggie.  419 more words

Kirsty: My Project

I have been planning to write at length about my PhD project for quite a while, but researching has (ironically?) got in the way of my doing so.   252 more words

Sinclair, A Journal of Impressions in Belgium

Sinclair is more than open about what this journal of impressions is, and what it is not. It is not a work which depicts ‘the Solid Facts and the Great Events’, but instead it is the journal of Sinclair’s psychological experiences in Belgium. 1,094 more words

First World War

Modernism

I am all about modernist fiction, particularly when it is written by and about women.  I find it fascinating, and adore the stream-of-consciousness style which was pioneered at the time.   84 more words

Virago Collectors' Cards - authors known and unknown

I came across a small selection of Virago collectors’ cards (1-6) in an Oxfam bookshop. The cards all had short author profiles and said they were part of a series of 40 issued in May 1982. 176 more words