http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/british/victorians/womens_work_01.shtml Many women in Victorian Britain supported their families with wage-paying jobs alongside their already heavy domestic burdens. Discover how the earning power of women contributed to their independence both privately and publicly.
Be careful to check these ideas against your own! http://rossettipoetryanalysis.blogspot.co.uk/2015/10/song-when-i-am-dead-my-dearest-by.html
Remember that we do not need Critical Theory/Reading for our examination.http://www.academia.edu/9645173/Christina_Rossetti_-_Poetry_Analysis
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http://www.bl.uk/romantics-and-victorians/articles/christina-rossetti-gender-and-powerThe Victorian period witnessed massive changes in thinking about women’s roles in society. Dr Simon Avery asks how Christina Rossetti’s poetry sits within this context, looking at her representations of oppression, female identity, marriage and the play of power between… Continue Reading