[DWJ] stereotypes

Kathleen Jennings kathleen.jennings at gmail.com
Tue May 15 22:52:30 EDT 2007


Sallyo wrote:
> Reading journals or letters of famous people of the late 19th C is
> fascinating... one "poor" writer with two little kids and a cottage had TWO
> MAIDS and kept sacking them for being useless. I did think she'd have been
> better off forgetting all the fussing, bitching and sacking and doing the
> work herself.

Which writer, Sally? I've been wanting to read more journals and
letters but most of the ones I have to hand are by men, and
fascinating as they are I'm also interested in the details of women's
lives.

K.



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