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Catharine Maria Sedgwick

critical perspectives

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Published by Northeastern University Press in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New England
    • Subjects:
    • Sedgwick, Catharine Maria, 1789-1867 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Women and literature -- New England -- History -- 19th century.,
    • New England -- In literature.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 295-313) and index.

      Statementedited by Lucinda L. Damon-Bach and Victoria Clements ; with a foreword by Mary Kelley.
      ContributionsDamon-Bach, Lucinda L., Clements, Victoria, 1956-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2798.Z5 C38 2003
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxxix, 328 p. :
      Number of Pages328
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3553827M
      ISBN 101555535488
      LC Control Number2002006725

        The Catharine Maria Sedgwick Society promotes the study and awareness of Sedgwick's life and works. We aim to increase availability and access to her writings and offer a forum for established and emerging scholars, as well as others interested in Sedgwick, to exchange ideas, research, and pedagogical strategies. Symposium - June , -. One of the nation's first woman writers, literary pioneer Catharine Maria Sedgwick () is ranked with Washington Irving, James Fenimore Cooper, and William Cullen Bryant as a founder of American literature. In a career that spanned four decades before the Civil War, Sedgwick published.

      Title:: Hope Leslie: Author:: Sedgwick, Catharine Maria, Note: New York: White, Gallaher, and White, Link: Volume I: HTML and page images at Virginia. Catharine Maria Sedgwick was born on Decem in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Catharine was cared for by her family’s former enslaved woman, Elizabeth Freeman (Mum Bett). Mum Bett won her freedom in but returned to the Sedgewick’s property to work for the family.

      About Catharine Maria Sedgwick. Catharine Maria Sedgwick () was one of the first American women authors to gain prominence. She was born in Massachusetts, where she set several of her works. She published six novels and later wrote on domestic and social issues.   Catharine Maria Sedgwick (Decem - J ) was an American novelist of what is sometimes referred to as domestic fiction. With her work much in demand, from the s to the s, Sedgwick made a good living /5(8).


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She published six novels, two biographies, eight works for children, novellas, over pieces of short prose and other works. 38 Catharine Maria Sedgwick Introduction. Catharine Maria Sedgwick was born on Decem in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Catharine was cared for by her family’s former slave, Elizabeth Freeman (Mum Bett).

Mum Bett won her freedom in but returned to the Sedgewick’s property to work for the : Joel Gladd. Honorable mention recipient for the Society for the Study of American Women Writers Award.

A pioneering American novel of manners first published inCatharine Sedgwick’s Clarence follows heiress Gertrude Clarence as she negotiates the perils of the marriage market in New York City. Giving Gertrude’s family English and Caribbean histories, Sedgwick aligns the United States in the.

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In The Linwoods, Catharine Maria Sedgwick illuminates the American character and explores issues of civic virtue and national identity in the early republic, through the lives of two families: the Linwoods, dutiful loyalists, and the Lees, passionate revolutionaries. At the novel’s heart is Isabella Linwood, a bright and independent young woman who will transform from a proud Tory to ardent.

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Insisting on women’s right to choose whether to marry, Married or Single? rejects the stigma of spinsterhood and offers readers a wider range of options for women in society.Hope Leslie: Or, Early Times in the Massachusetts, Volume 1 Volume 1 of Hope Leslie, Catharine Maria Sedgwick Hope Leslie: Or, Early Times in the Massachusetts, Catharine Maria Sedgwick: Author: Catharine Maria Sedgwick: Publisher: Harper & Brothers, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Sep 7, Export Citation.