Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION
A NOTE ON THE TEXT

PART I: SHORT STORIES BY NEW WOMAN WRITERS

INTRODUCTION
GEORGE EGERTON
“A Cross Line”
“Now Spring Has Come”
SARAH GRAND
“The Undefinable”
NETTA SYRETT
“Thy Heart’s Desire”
VICTORIA CROSS
“Theodora. A Fragment”
ADA RADFORD
“Lot 99”
MABEL E. WOTTON
“The Hour of Her Life”
ELLA D’ARCY
“White Magic”

PART II: ARTICLES

THE DEBATE OVER WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE

“An Appeal Against Female Suffrage” Nineteenth Century
“The Appeal Against Female Suffrage: A Reply. I” Millicent Garrett
Fawcett
“The Appeal Against Female Suffrage: A Reply. II” M.M. Dilke
“A Jingle of the Franchise” Shafts

SARAH GRAND ON THE NEW WOMAN: HER CRITICS RESPOND

“The New Aspect of the Woman Question” Sarah Grand
“The Man of the Moment” Sarah Grand
“A Ballade of the New Manhood” Punch
“The New Woman” Punch
“The New Woman” Ouida
“The Woman’s Question. An Interview with Madame Sarah Grand”
Humanitarian
“Science and the Rights of Women” H.E. Harvey
“Foibles of the New Woman” Ella W. Winston
“The Eternal Feminine” Boyd Winchester

THE MARRIAGE QUESTION

“Marriage” Mona Caird
“Does Marriage Hinder a Woman’s Self-Development?” Mona Caird
“Does Marriage Hinder a Woman’s Self-Development?” Gertrude
Atherton
“A Young Woman’s Right: Knowledge” Julia M.A. Hawksley
“The Voice of Woman” H.E. Harvey
“Plain Words on the Woman Question” Grant Allen

THE ATTACK ON THE NEW WOMAN WRITERS

“Donna Quixote” Punch
“She-Notes” Punch
“She-Notes. Part II” Punch
“Tommyrotics” Hugh E.M. Stutfield
“The Psychology of Feminism” Hugh E.M. Stutfield
“The Physical Insensibility of Woman” Cesare Lombroso

THE REVOLTING DAUGHTERS

“The Revolt of the Daughters” B.A. Crackanthorpe
“A Reply From the Daughters” Alys W. Pearsall Smith
“The Revolt of the Daughters” May Jeune
“The Revolt of the Daughters. An Answer—By One of Them” Gertrude
Hemery
“The Evolution of the Daughters” Sarah M. Amos

PART III: DRAMA

INTRODUCTION
SYDNEY GRUNDY
The New Woman. An Original Comedy, in Four Acts

FURTHER READING

Posted on October 29, 2015