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Ethel Carnie Holdsworth (1886-1962), ex-mill girl novelist

Wilson, N. ORCID: (2010) Ethel Carnie Holdsworth (1886-1962), ex-mill girl novelist. Women's History Magazine, 63. pp. 27-31. ISSN 1476-6760

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This short article explores the life and work of Ethel Carnie Holdsworth, the first working-class woman in Britain to publish full-length novels. It assesses her politics and her literacy legacy and is part of the Women's History Network's series, 'Reclaiming Women's Histories'.

Item Type:Article
Divisions:Arts, Humanities and Social Science > School of Literature and Languages > English Literature
Arts, Humanities and Social Science > Identities
ID Code:26125
Publisher:Women's History Network
Publisher Statement:The Women's History Network was founded in July 1991. It is a national charity concerned with promoting women's history and encouraging women interested in history.

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