NEH banner

Funded Projects Query Form
One match

Grant number: FT-12136-74

Query elapsed time: 0.016 sec

Save this query
Export results to Excel


Ann Stanford
California State University, Northridge (Northridge, CA 91330-0001)

Portrayal of Women in Colonial American Writing

To examine the way women are portrayed in writings of the American colonial period particularly in New England. The aim of the study is to pull together portrayals of women in journals, letters, diaries of travels, sermons and essays as a clue to attitudes toward women in the culture. One outcome of the study will be a 20 to 30 page essay on portrayals of women by both men and women writers of the period.

Project fields:
American Literature

Summer Stipends

Research Programs

Total amounts:
$2,000 (approved)
$2,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
6/1/1974 – 8/31/1974