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Elizabeth Robins, 1862-1952

actress, novelist, feminist

by Joanne E. Gates

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Published by University of Alabama Press in Tuscaloosa .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Robins, Elizabeth, 1862-1952.,
    • Novelists, American -- 19th century -- Biography.,
    • Actors -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Feminists -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 277-286) and index.

      StatementJoanne E. Gates.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS2719.R4 Z65 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 297 p. :
      Number of Pages297
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1414428M
      ISBN 100817306641
      LC Control Number93023813

      Biography. Elizabeth Robins () Known as “Lisa of the blue eyes,” American-born Elizabeth Robins lived over half of her life in England and was a member of the London intelligentsia; she was friends with George Bernard Shaw, Oscar Wilde, Henry James, and—towards the end of her life—Virginia and Leonard Woolf. Elizabeth Robins' long, active life () took her in many directions. Robins was American born and reared, but her multiple careers in acting, writing and the women's suffragist movement gave her the opportunity to travel widely and meet several important personalities.

      Elizabeth Robins ( - ) was an actress, playwright, novelist, and suffragist.   Elizabeth Robins, Elizabeth Robins (), Henrik Ibsen (), Raymond Robins, Raymond Robins (), Raymond Robins () Time 20th centuryWritten works: The Convert.

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A stage actress in America and London, Robins retired from the theater at age 40 and dedicated her life to writing and the woman suffrage movement.

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summary. From Childhood, Elizabeth Robins dreamed of a successful career on the stage. Her first impulse to visit England, instemmed from her desire to secure.

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Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Manufacturer: University Alabama Press. From Childhood, Elizabeth Robins dreamed of a successful career on the stage. Her first impulse to visit England, instemmed from her desire to secure better opportunities as an actress, and she soon gained celebrity playing Ibsen’s heroines.

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Texts and Contexts. Joanne E. Gates, Project Director. Works about Robins " Robins, Elizabeth ("C. Raimond")," in A Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John William Cousin, London: J.

Dent & Sons () Some or all works by this author are in the public domain in the United States because they were published before January 1, Elizabeth Robins Pennell (Febru – February 7, ) was an American writer who, for most of her adult life, made her home in London.

A recent researcher summed her up as "an adventurous, accomplished, self-assured, well-known columnist, biographer, cookbook collector, and art critic"; in addition, she wrote travelogues, mainly of European cycling voyages, and memoirs, centred on.

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Free shipping for many products. Elizabeth Robins () Elizabeth Robins was born in Louisville, Kentucky on 6 August Her childhood was marred by tragedy, with the death of four siblings and her mother’s mental decline triggered by post-natal depression.

Robins, Elizabeth, [ Book, Government publication: ] This resource is very relevant to your query (score: 77,). Elizabeth Robins: Staging a Life book. Elizabeth Robins: Staging a Life. DOI link for Elizabeth Robins: Staging a Life It may seem highly appropriate that Elizabeth, who became a passionate supporter of women’s rights, should have moved to the New England ‘City of Reform’.

Two years earlier Boston had hosted the National Cited by: 2. Elizabeth Robins () was an actress, playwright, novelist, and suffragist. Inshe married actor George Richmond Parks.

Although her husband struggled to get parts, her own acting career gained momentum and she was soon in great demand.4/5. Robins, Elizabeth (–)American actress, novelist, playwright and author of nonfiction who made her home in Britain, became a suffragist, and promoted women's causes.

Name variations: Claire, Clara or C.E. Raimond; Mrs. George Parks; Bessie; Lisa. Pronunciation: RAY-mond. Source for information on Robins, Elizabeth (–): Women in World History: A Biographical Encyclopedia.

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Gates Elizabeth Robins in the Women's Literature Classroom Suggested writing response assignments, for use with My Little Sister, The Mills of the Gods, Votes for Women, by Dr. Gates. xiv, p., [8] p.

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Inshe married actor George Richmond Parks. Although her husband struggled to get parts, her own acting career gained momentum and she was soon in great demand/5.