This first title in the Carleton Women's Experience Series looks at the lively writing of Kit Coleman, best known as the first accredited North American female war correspondent for her coverage of the Spanish-American War of 1898. The author outlines how Coleman created qKitq of qWoman's Kingdomq in the Toronto Mail as a journalist adventurous enough to cover a war, and motherly enough to write a popular advice column.... preferring to attract advertising with articles about fashion, beauty and interior decorating. One week, an enthusiastic Kit reported a aquot;conversationaquot; she had with a aquot;bright littleaquot; American journalist, who declared it was not the place of womena#39;s anbsp;...
|Author||:||Barbara M. Freeman|
|Publisher||:||McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP - 1989-11-15|