Careers & Livelihoods

Glass ceilings? The challenges of leadership? Does a woman have to choose between care giving and her career?

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Flora Annie Steel: The Female Kipling?

An outspoken critic of colonial inefficiency and corruption, writer of novels and short stories

Juliet Shields teaches British and American literature at the University of Washington in Seattle. She’s currently writing a book about nineteenth-century Scottish women writers, many of whom were quite dangerous. Flora Annie Webster Steel (1847-1929),Continue reading Continue reading