Browse by author
Lookup NU author(s): Emerita Professor Máire Cross
Full text is not currently available for this publication.
This innovative study analyses Flora Tristan's correspondence with militant republicans, socialists and democrats active in the July Monarchy. It examines the role of the letter in fostering links at a time of a significasnt growth of literacy and search for citizenship by the disenfranchised. Combining a gendered analysis of socialist movements with a textual analysis of letters, it illustrates the vitality of political tensions in Tristan's communications and the sophistication of political networks on the eve of the 1848 revolution.
Author(s): Cross M
Publication type: Authored Book
Publication status: Published
Number of Pages: 201
Place Published: Basingstoke
Notes: This is the first ever study devoted to Tristan's correspondence.
Library holdings: Search Newcastle University Library for this item