is our hope that The Feminist Encyclopedia of French Literature will enhance our understanding of women's literary presence in France and will encourage further explorations of their work.
Susan Ireland and Patrice J. Proulx
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Atack, Margaret, and Phil Powrie. Contemporary French Fiction by Women: Feminist Perspectives. New York: Manchester University Press, 1990.
Bishop, Michael. Contemporary French Women Poets. 2 vols. Amsterdam: Rodopi, 1995.
Cordero, Christiane. Le Travail des femmes. Paris: Le Monde-Editions, 1994.
Duchen, Claire. Feminism in France: From May '68 to Mitterand. Boston: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1986.
Holmes, Diana. French Women's Writing, 1848-1994. Atlantic Highlands, NJ: Athlone Press, 1996.
Lamar, Celita. Our Voices, Ourselves: Women Writing for the French Theatre. New York: Peter Lang, 1991.
Marks, Elaine, and Isabelle de Courtivron. New, French Feminisms: An Anthology. New York: Shocken Books, 1981.
Milligan, Jennifer E. The Forgotten Generation: French Women Writers of the Inter-war Period. New York: Berg, 1996.
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