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Works (133)

TitlesOrder
The Awakening by Kate Chopin1900s
Of One Blood; or, The Hidden Self by Pauline Hopkins1900s
Three Lives : Stories of the Good Anna, Melanctha, and the Gentle Lena by Gertrude Stein1900s
Ethan Frome by Edith Wharton1910s
Mrs. Spring Fragrance and Other Writings by Sui Sin Far1910s
My Ántonia by Willa Cather1910s
The Return of the Soldier by Rebecca West1910s
American Indian Stories by Zitkala-Ša1920s
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes by Anita Loos1920s
Mrs. Dalloway by Virginia Woolf1920s
Plum Bun by Jessie Redmon Fauset1920s
Quicksand by Nella Larsen1920s
The Well of Loneliness by Radclyffe Hall1920s
Frost in May by Antonia White1930s
The Good Earth by Pearl S. Buck1930s
Nightwood by Djuna Barnes1930s
Out of Africa by Isak Dinesen1930s
Rebecca by Daphne Du Maurier1930s
The Street by Ann Petry1930s
Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston1930s
Elders and Betters by Ivy Compton-Burnett1940s
The Fountainhead by Ayn Rand1940s
The Living Is Easy by Dorothy West1940s
Selected Stories of Eudora Welty by Eudora Welty1940s
Seventeen Syllables and Other Stories by Hisaye Yamamoto1940s
Angel by Elizabeth Taylor1950s
The Ballad of the Sad Café and Other Stories by Carson McCullers1950s
Brown Girl, Brownstones by Paule Marshall1950s
A Good Man Is Hard to Find and Other Stories by Flannery O'Connor1950s
The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson1950s
The King Must Die by Mary Renault1950s
Like One of the Family by Alice Childress1950s
Maud Martha by Gwendolyn Brooks1950s
Naked Earth by Eileen Chang1950s
Owls Do Cry by Janet Frame1950s
Proud Shoes by Pauli Murray1950s
The Talented Mr. Ripley by Patricia Highsmith1950s
The Balkan Trilogy by Olivia Manning1960s
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath1960s
By Grand Central Station I Sat Down and Wept by Elizabeth Smart1960s
Child of the Dark: The Diary of Carolina Maria de Jesus by Carolina Maria de Jesus1960s
The Fire Dwellers by Margaret Laurence1960s
The Golden Notebook by Doris Lessing1960s
The Golden Spur by Dawn Powell1960s
The Group by Mary McCarthy1960s
If Morning Ever Comes by Anne Tyler1960s
Jubilee by Margaret Walker1960s
I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou1960s
The Man Who Loved Children by Christina Stead1960s
Mrs. Stevens Hears the Mermaids Singing by May Sarton1960s
Patience and Sarah by Isabel Miller1960s
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie by Muriel Spark1960s
A Severed Head by Iris Murdoch1960s
Ship of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter1960s
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee1960s
Wide Sargasso Sea by Jean Rhys1960s
Black Tickets: Stories by Jayne Anne Phillips1970s
The Bottle Factory Outing by Beryl Bainbridge1970s
The Collected Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker1970s
Corregidora by Gayl Jones1970s
Enormous Changes at the Last Minute: Stories by Grace Paley1970s
Fear of Flying by Erica Jong1970s
For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When The Rainbow is Enuf by Ntozake Shange1970s
The Girl in the Photograph by Lygia Fagundes Telles1970s
Gorilla, My Love by Toni Cade Bambara1970s
Heat and Dust by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala1970s
Lives of Girls and Women by Alice Munro1970s
The Naked Tree (Cornell East Asia, No. 83) (Cornell East Asia Series, 83) by Pak Wan-So1970s
Our Sister Killjoy by Ama Ata Aidoo1970s
Rubyfruit Jungle by Rita Mae Brown1970s
Second Class Citizen by Buchi Emecheta1970s
Tell Me a Riddle by Tillie Olsen1970s
Wife by Bharati Mukherjee1970s
The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts by Maxine Hong Kingston1970s
The Women's Room by Marilyn French1970s
The Abandoned Baobab: The Autobiography of a Senegalese Woman by Ken Bugul1980s
The Age of Grief by Jane Smiley1980s
Anagrams by Lorrie Moore1980s
Anywhere but Here by Mona Simpson1980s
At Freddie's by Penelope Fitzgerald1980s
Awaiting Trespass by Linda Ty-Casper1980s
Bata, Bata... Pa'No Ka Ginawa? by Lualhati Bautista1980s
The Bean Trees by Barbara Kingsolver1980s
Beloved by Toni Morrison1980s
The Bone People by Keri Hulme1980s
Braided Lives by Marge Piercy1980s
Clear Light of Day by Anita Desai1980s
The Color Purple by Alice Walker1980s
Dictée by Theresa Hak Kyung Cha1980s
Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg1980s
The Handmaid's Tale by Margaret Atwood1980s
Hotel du Lac by Anita Brookner1980s
The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros1980s
Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson1980s
The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan1980s
July's People by Nadine Gordimer1980s
Kindred by Octavia E. Butler1980s
The Life and Loves of a She Devil by Fay Weldon1980s
Love Medicine by Louise Erdrich1980s
Mama by Terry McMillan1980s
The Mind-Body Problem by Rebecca Goldstein1980s
The Mixquiahuala Letters by Ana Castillo1980s
Moon Tiger by Penelope Lively1980s
I myself am a woman : selected writings of Ding Ling by Ding Ling1980s
Nights at the Circus by Angela Carter1980s
Obasan by Joy Kogawa1980s
Oranges Are Not the Only Fruit by Jeanette Winterson1980s
Paradise of the Blind: A Novel by Dương Thu Hương1980s
The Radiant Way by Margaret Drabble1980s
Stones for Ibarra by Harriet Doerr1980s
The Women of Brewster Place by Gloria Naylor1980s
You Must Remember This by Joyce Carol Oates1980s
Zami: A New Spelling of My Name by Audre Lorde1980s
Almanac of the Dead by Leslie Marmon Silko1990s
Away by Jane Urquhart1990s
Bastard out of Carolina by Dorothy Allison1990s
Bone by Fae Myenne Ng1990s
Caucasia by Danzy Senna1990s
Dogeaters by Jessica Hagedorn1990s
The Furies by Janet Hobhouse1990s
The God of Small Things by Arundhati Roy1990s
House of Splendid Isolation by Edna O'Brien1990s
Last Words from Montmartre by Qiu Miaojin1990s
Lucy by Jamaica Kincaid1990s
Possession: A Romance by A. S. Byatt1990s
Regeneration by Pat Barker1990s
Requiem by Shizuko Go1990s
The Rest of Life: Three Novellas by Mary Gordon1990s
The Shipping News by E. Annie Proulx1990s
So Far from God by Ana Castillo1990s
The Stone Diaries by Carol Shields1990s
The Volcano Lover by Susan Sontag1990s
The Weight of Water by Anita Shreve1990s

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A response to Feminista’s list of “100 great 20th century works of fiction by women” with more authors of color and works in translation.

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