Preface Introduction The Inklings as Male Culture Women as Mythic Icons: Williams and Tolkien Women as Presence and Absence: The Lewis Brothers Against Insubordination: Women in Inklings Fiction Mere Feminism: Gender, Reading, and the Inklings Selected Bibliography Index
Examines the attitude of three of the Inklings-Lewis, Tolkien, and Williams-toward women, in their lives and writings.
CANDICE FREDRICK is Visiting Professor of Education at the University of Redlands. She is the coauthor of Women, Ethics, and the Workplace (Praeger, 1997). SAM MCBRIDE is Senior Professor at DeVry Institute of Technology in Pomona, California. His research and publications emphasize interdisciplinary approaches to the humanities in the twentieth century.
.,."the only full treatment of the topic. Highly recommended for libraries supporting studies of the Inklings; also useful in extensive feminist studies collections and for public libraries looking for something lively on Tolkien."-Choice