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Books etc.

pretty much all kind of books, stories, whatever

Seduction and Betrayal: Women and Literature

Seduction and Betrayal: Women and Literature - Elizabeth Hardwick, Joan Didion the last chapter by itself deserves four stars

the rest of the book is a wonderful study on women in relation to literature. writer, characters and writer spouses. Hardwick posed the question on what it meant to be a woman, how they are portrayed in literature by author (men/women), how even when the women has not written the story themselves the live they shared with the authors influenced the literary characters, how being a woman hindered or supported the struggle of being a writer. Highly recommended.