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Corvey 'Adopt an Author'

Maria Jane Jewsbury

The Corvey Project at
Sheffield Hallam University


Lyndsey Clarke

Adopt an Author is a Special Study Module in which third-year undergraduates choose to focus on a relatively unknown writer and two of her works, supplementing the material in CW3 (Corvey Women Writers on the Web).

This project focuses on Maria Jane Jewsbury

Lyndsey Clarke's Adopt an Author material comprises:

Biography of Maria Jane Jewsbury

Plot Synopsis of The Three Histories (1831).

Plot Synopsis of Phantasmagoria, or, Sketches of Life and Character ( 1825)

Survey of critical reception of Maria Jane Jewsbury

Critical Essay "A Women's Desire for Fame and Ambition in the work of Maria Jane Jewsbury".

Annotated Bibliography


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