To try her fortune in London: Australian women, colonialism, and modernity

Angela Woollacott

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Abstract

This title considers white colonials as part of the colonial presence at the heart of the empire. Between 1870 and 1940 tens of thousands of Australian women were drawn to London, their imperial metropolis and the centre of the publishing, art, theatrical, and educational worlds.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationOxford, UK
PublisherOxford University Press
Number of pages298
ISBN (Print)0195142683
Publication statusPublished - 2001
Externally publishedYes

Keywords

  • Women--Australia--History--Sources
  • Feminism--Australia--History--Sources
  • Women--England--London--History--Sources
  • Feminism--England--London--History--Sources

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