Women and Gender Studies

Feminism in Literature

Explores the history of women and feminism throughout literature, from classical antiquity to modern times. Topics covered include misogyny and women's social roles in ancient civilizations, 16th-century women's devotional literature, 17th- and 18th-century women's captivity narratives, the women's suffrage movement in 19th-century America, women writers of the "Lost Generation," lesbian literature, and much more.

Women's Studies Encyclopedia: Revised and Expanded Edition
The encyclopedia contains information about women from all fields and disciplines of study. Topics include violence against women, women in public life, and women in specific countries and regions.