Publications about Sylvia Townsend Warner

Harman, Claire Sylvia Townsend Warner 1989
Mulford, Wendy This Narrow Place 1988 (Pandora)
A selection of other reference books:
Yoke, Carl B. and Hassler, Donald M. (Eds.) with an essay by Crossley, Robert 'A Long Day's Dying: The Elves of J. R. R. Tolkien and Sylvia Townsend Warner'
in 'Death and the Serpent: Immortality in Science Fiction and Fantasy'
1985 (Greenwood Press)
Stinton, Judith Chaldon Herring: The Powys Circle in a Dorset Village 1988 (Boydell Press), 2004 (Black Dog Books) revised edition
Castle, Terry 'Sylvia Townsend Warner and the Counterplot of Lesbian Fiction', The Apparitional Lesbian. Female Homosexuality and Modern Culture, pp.66-91 1993, New York, Columbia University Press
Lucas, John (Ed.) with an essay by Rattenbury, Arnold Writing and Radicalism "Literature, lying and sober truth: attitudes to the work of Patrick Hamilton and Sylvia Townsend Warner" 1996 (Longman)
Montefiore, Janet Men and Women Writers of the 1930s: The Dangerous Flood of History 1996 (Routledge)
Tolhurst, Peter East Anglia – A Literary Pilgrimage 1996 (Black Dog Books)
Lucas, John The Radical Twenties 1997 (Five Leaves Publications)
Croft, Andy (Ed.) A Weapon in the Struggle: The Cultural History of the Communist Party in Britain. Includes a chapter "Sylvia Townsend Warner in the 1930s" by Maroula Joannou. 1998 (Pluto Press)
Joannou, Maroula with an essay by Beer, Gillian Women Writers of the 1930s
"Sylvia Townsend Warner: the Centrifugal Kick"
1999 (Edinburgh University Press)
Tolhurst, Peter Wessex - A Literary Pilgrimage 1999 (Black Dog Books)
Wachman, Gay Lesbian Empire - Radical Crosswriting in the Twenties 2001 (Rutgers University Press)
Castle, Terry 'The Will to Whimsy', Boss Ladies Watch Out! Essays on Women, Sex and Writing, pp.237-243 2002, New York and London, Routledge
Montefiore, Janet Arguments of Heart and Mind: Selected Essays 1977-2000 2002 (M.U.P.)
Garrity, Jane Step-Daughters of England: British Women Modernists and the National Imaginary 2003 (Manchester University Press)
Hackett, Robin Sapphic Primitivism: Productions of Race, Class and Sexuality in Key Works of Modern Fiction 2003 (Rutgers University Press)
Poulos Nesbitt, Jennifer “Footsteps of Red Ink: Rewriting Body and Landscape in Lolly Willowes.” in Twentieth Century Literature 49.4, 449-471 2003
Poulos Nesbitt, Jennifer Narrative Settlements: Geographies of British Women's Fiction Between the Wars 2005 (University of Toronto Press)
Gill Davies, David Malcolm, John Simons (Ed.) Critical Essays on Sylvia Townsend Warner, English Novelist 1893 - 1978 2006 (Edward Mellen Press)
Usandizaga, Aránzazu Escritoras al frente: Intelectuales extranjeras en la guerra civil [Female Writers at the Front: Foreign Intellectuals in the Civil War] 2007 Nerea, S.A.
Poulos Nesbitt, Jennifer Rum Histories: Consumption and Decolonization in Sylvia Townsend Warner and Jean Rhys. in Tulsa Studies in Women’s Literature 26.2, 309-330 2007
Tova Linett, Maren Modernism, Feminism and Jewishness 2007 (C.U.P.)
Tolhurst, Peter (Ed.) Knowing Your Place: East Anglian Landscapes and Literature 2009 (Black Dog Books)

We would be grateful for suggestions on other titles to add to this list.

Links to Related Websites

Visit the Sylvia Townsend Warner Society's Facebook page
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Hudleston family (Sylvia's mother's family)
Dorset County Museum
Tartarus Press
Black Dog Books
Information about the writer Bertram Fletcher Robinson, Sylvia's grandfather
Visit the website of Claire Harman, Sylvia's biographer
The website of Idbury, the village where Sylvia stayed in the 1920's. It contains a page on Sylvia and her connection to the place.
A Blog devoted to Sylvia and run by the New York Review of Books: 'A Different Stripe - That's Why We Become Witches'

With many thanks to Ray Russell from Tartarus Press for all his help with starting the Sylvia Townsend Warner Society.
The Tartarus Press publishes the works of Arthur Machen Sylvia's uncle.