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Author Ritter, Kelly, author.

Title To know her own history : writing at the woman's college, 1943-1963 / Kelly Ritter.

Published Pittsburgh : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2012]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (265 pages).
Series Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture
Pittsburgh series in composition, literacy, and culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Her history matters: the United States normal school and the roots of women's public education -- In her own words: the yearling and first-year writing, 1948-51 -- Revisionist history: general education reform from Harvard University to the woman's college, 1943-56 -- The double-helix of creative/composition: Randall Jarrell, May Bush, and the politics of writing programs, 1947-63 -- What's in a name? women's writing histories and archival research in composition studies.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Women's colleges -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Academic writing -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- Case studies.
Women -- Education (Higher) -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
Composition (Language arts) -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9780822961864 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
0822961865 (pbk. : acid-free paper)
9780822977872 (e-book)