Biographical materials



Literary Relations

Theme and subject

References and Further Reading

Beeton, Douglas Ridley. Olive Schreiner: A Short Guide to Her Writings. Cape Town: H. Timmins. 1974.

Berman, Joyce Avrech. The Healing Imagination of Olive Schreiner: Beyond South African Colonialism. Amherst, Mass.: University of Massachusetts, 1989.

Burdett, Carolyn. Olive Schreiner and the Progress of Feminism: Evolution, Gender, Empire. London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2001.

Clayton, Cherry. Olive Schreiner. Twayne: University of Michigan, 1997.

Draznin, Yaffa Claire. My Other Self: The Letters of Olive Schreiner and Havelock Ellis, 1884-1920. New York: Peter Lang, 1992.

First, Ruth, and Ann Scott. Olive Schreiner. London: Andre Deutsch, 1980.

Heilmann, Ann. New Woman Strategies: Sarah Grand, Olive Schreiner, Mona Caird. Manchester: Manchester University Press, 2004.

Knechtel, Ruth. “Olive Schreiner's Pagan Animism: An Underlying Unity”, English Literature in Transition, 1880-1920. Volume 53, Number 3, 2010.

Monsman, Gerald Cornelius. Olive Schreiner's Fiction: Landscape and Power. New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1991.

___. “Olive Schreiner: Literature and Politics of Power”, Texas Studies in Literature and Language. Vol. 30. No. 4, Winter 1988.

Murphy, Patricia. Time is of the Essence. Temporality, Gender, and the New Woman. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2001.

Parkin-Gounelas, Ruth. Fictions of the Female Self: Charlotte Brontë, Olive Schreiner, Katherine Mansfield. St. Martin's Press. 1991.

Schreiner, Olive. The Story of an African Farm. Edited by Joseph Bristow. Oxford: Oxford University, 1998.

Showalter, Elaine. A Literature of Their Own: British Women Writers From Brontë to Lessing. London: Virago Press, 1978.

Wallraven, Miriam. A Writing Halfway Between Theory and Fiction: Mediating Feminism from the Seventeenth to the Twentieth Century. Würzburg: Königshausen & Neumann, 2007.

Wollstonecraft, Mary. Mary, A Fiction. Project Gutenberg.

Web Resources

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