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Women's Studies 455 - Literary Women Abolitionists: Biographical Sources

Biographical Sources

  • Biography Reference Bank Select - Find biographical essays, obituaries and news articles about authors and other public figures.
  • Contemporary Authors (Gale) - Though you might not expect it, this database contains biographical sketches of some abolitionist women writers from the Nineteenth Century.
  • Literature Criticism Online - this version of LCO includes the Dictionary of Literary Biography, which you can search separately by selecting that series from the series menu beneath the search box.