Brown Bag "Faraway Women" and the Atlantic Monthly 23 January 2017.Monday, 12:00PM - 1:00PM Cathryn Halverson, University of Groningen

This talk discusses Ellery Sedgwick, editor of the Atlantic Monthly from 1908-1938, and the “Faraway Women” who were viewed as a defining feature of his career: women who published in the Atlantic accounts of unusual life experiences in Europe, Asia, the American South, and, most especially, the American West.