Alexandra Owen

Alexandra Owen

WSRP Research Associate 1986–87

Home institution

Northwestern University

Research project

Subversive Spirit: Women and Nineteenth-Century Spiritualism

An investigation of the prominent involvement of women in the proliferation of utopian, millenarian, socialist-chiliast, and spiritualist movements in nineteenth century Britain and America, and of the relationship between female power and religious heterodoxy.

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