#4581 Overall Influence

Elaine Showalter

American literary critic, feminist, and writer on cultural and social issues

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Elaine Showalter is an American literary critic, feminist, and writer on cultural and social issues. She is one of the founders of feminist literary criticism in United States academia, developing the concept and practice of gynocritics, a term describing the study of "women as writers".

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Bryn Mawr College
Bryn Mawr College

Historically women's liberal arts college in Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, US

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Rutgers University
Rutgers University

Multi-campus American public research university in New Jersey, United States

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Brandeis University
Brandeis University

Private research university in Waltham, Massachusetts

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Princeton University
Princeton University

Private Ivy League research university in Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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University of California, Davis

University in Davis

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#1060 World Rank #421 USA Rank
Sociology
#1408 World Rank #293 USA Rank
Literature