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Main Title: Wallflowers and witches : women and culture in Australia 1910-1945 / edited by Maryanne Dever. Book Cover
Author: Dever, Maryanne, 1963-
Imprint: University of Queensland Press, 1994.
Collation: xvi, 175 p., [16] p. of plates : ill., portraits, index, pbk ; 20 cm.
Subject: Women
Art and artists
Writers and writing
Series: Australian gender studies.
UQP paperbacks
ISBN: 0702226076
Includes index. Contents: From wallflowers to tall poppies? The Sydney society of women painters 1910 – 1934 / Angela Phillip p1. Dulcie Deamer and the bohemian body / Peter Kirkpatrick p13. Almost dancing: Thea Proctor and the modern woman / Mary Mackay p26. “Diamonds of the dust heap”? Women’s diary writing between the wars / Katie Holmes p38. Looking through the prism: The sculpture of Eleonore Lange / Geoffrey Batchen p 49. “No thank you, but do you have any painted fan decorations?” Modernist women artists and the gatekeepers of culture / Pam James p63. Women of letters and the uses of memory / Carole Ferrier p73. Dymphna Cusack comets soon pass: the genius and the potato wife / Frances de Groen p91. Ethel Carrick Fox: The cheat or the cheated? / Elin Howe p105. “Dear Beppo” recuperating “Margaret Fane” / Michael Sharkey p115. “Conventional women of ability”: M. Barnard Eldershaw and the question of cultural authority / Maryanne Dever p133. “Red Witches”: Perceptions of communist women writers / Julie Wells p 147.
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Non-Fiction Main Library 305.43 DEV Available