Mental Illness, Gender, Writing
Cryslin Ledbetter's essay, "How Gender Affects Writing: Jackson’s and Fitzgerald’s Portrayals of Mental Illness" examines the similarities and differences between Shirley Jackson's We Have Always Lived in the Castle and Fitzgerald's Tender is the Night. Through a careful comparison of male and female writers, the author analyzes defining factors that effect the final product of each novel.
Issue and Volume
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Ledbetter, Cryslin A.
"How Gender Affects Writing: Jackson’s and Fitzgerald’s Portrayals of Mental Illness,"
Criterion: A Journal of Literary Criticism: Vol. 15:
1, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/criterion/vol15/iss1/4