The list includes many familiar and great British female novelists such as J. K. Rowling, Mary Shelley, Charlotte Bronte, Emily Brontë, Doris Lessing. Feminism has always been a movement that inspired via the arts. The list includes many familiar and great British female writers such as J. K. Rowling, Joan Collins, Jane Austen, Julie Andrews, Agatha Christie. The books are very witty and arch, with a load of wordplay and in-jokes about British society, Her Majesty’s Revenue and Customs (the English IRS), and the tax bar and Inns of Court. With a hybrid poetic language creating the perfect spindle to weave their magic, from the modernists to the Angry Young Men, The Culture Trip London takes a look at some of the greats from over the last 100 years; writers whose output has assured them an everlasting place among the greatest of all time. Language; Watch; Edit; Wikimedia Commons has media related to 20th-century female writers from the United Kingdom: This is a non-diffusing subcategory of Category:20th-century British writers. These and other means of understanding and perceiving the world shaped the literature of that era and, with the rise of feminism, resulted in a particularly rich body of literature by women writers. Category:20th-century British women writers. See also Faye Hammill, Ashlie Sponenberg, Esme Miskimmin, Encyclopedia of British Women's Writing 1900-1950 (2006): 'information on many previously neglected British women writers (novelists, poets, dramatists, autobiographers) and topics. Throughout history, there have been many British women writers who have made significant contribution to the field. In its most early stages, feminists were women who used the art of speaking, fine literature, and yes, even dance, to promote the idea of equality and a more open-to-sexuality world. Throughout the canon of greats, British writers loom heavily around the top echelons. English 385 . I think (hope) she will come to be recognised as one of the greatest writers of the 20th century. They’re everything you would imagine a mystery series with covers illustrated by Edward Gorey would be, and they’re a tremendous amount of fun. J. K. Rowling. Throughout history, there have been many British women novelists who have made significant contribution to the field. 20th Century Female Authors Books Showing 1-48 of 406 The Private Parts of Women (Hardcover) by. 20th-century poets from Northern Ireland (19 P) Pages in category "20th-century British poets" The following 152 pages are in this category, out of 152 total. Women Writers in 20 th Century England. 31 July 1965, British. – JackSchofield To The Lighthouse, it had a huge impact on me when I first read it. Spring 2005 . The 20th century witnessed several major cultural movements, including modernism, anti-modernism, and postmodernism.