Vol. 4, Issue 6 (2018)
Writing as woman in the 18th and 19th Century
Author(s): Afolabi Blessing Iyinoluwa
Abstract: For a long time, women writers have fought for their space in the literal world. This was met by discrimination and male dominance where women writers were not allowed to write or publish books in their own title. The following essay analyzes the issue of feminism by looking at female writers and how they fought for their space. It also looks at the feminist approach to changing women’s perception, fights for equal opportunities how feminist writers contributed to this course. In doing so the paper will analyze four feminist writers by looking at their literal approach to fight for women’s rights and how their writing has influenced the woman’s place in today's society.