Articles by Members

WWWL is happy to provide access to articles, particularly hard-to-find articles, on biography and memoir by members. This is a growing list, so check back soon.

“Boylan”, Alexis. “The Curious Case of the Two Mrs. Sloans.” Woman’s Art Journal. 33, no. 1 (2012): 25-31. (PDF)

Chamberlain, Kathy. “Illness as Speech in the Life of Jane Welsh Carlyle.” Carlyle studies Annual, 19 (1999-2000): 63-75 (PDF).

Helly, Dorothy O. “Flora Shaw and the Times: Becoming a Journalist, Advocating Empire.” Women in Journalism at the Fin de Siècle: Making a Name for Herself. Edited by F. Elizabeth Gray. New York: Palgrave MacMillan, 2012: 110-127 (PDF).

Laurence, Patricia. Julian Bell: The Violent Pacifist. London: Cecil Woolf Publishers, 2006 (PDF).

Munker, Dona. “Enchantment and Biographical Passion.” American Imago: Psychoanalysis Culture, 54, no. 4 (Winter 1997): 377-397 (PDF).

Peterson, Carla. “Subject to Speculation: Assessing the Lives of African-American Women in the Nineteenth Century.” Women Studies in Translations: The Pursuit of Interdisciplinarity. Edited by Kate Conway-Turner, Suzanne Cherrin, Jessica Schiffman, and Kathleen Doherty Turkel. Neward, DE: University of Delaware Press, 1998: 109-117 (PDF).

Phillips, Victoria. “Dancing Diplomacy: Martha Graham and the Strange Commodity of Cold-War Cultural Exchange is Asia, 1955-1974.” Dancing Chronicle, 33 (2010): 44-81.(PDF)

Phillips, Victoria. “Martha Graham’s Gilded Cage: Blood Memory-An Autobiography.” Dance Research Journal, 45, no. 2 (2013): 63-84.PDF)

Smith, Janet and Claire Stern. “Helen Taylor Becomes Miss Trevor, Actress.” Theater Notebook: A Journal of the History and Technique of British Theater. 71, no. 1 (2017): 21-43 (PDF).

Valenti, Patricia. “Editing Sophia Peabody Hawthorne’s Travel Writing and the Conundrum of Copies.” Documentary Editing: Journal of the Association of Documentary Editing. 32 (2011) (PDF).