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C.S. Lewis & Friends Research Guide

C.S. Lewis gathered around him a group of Christian scholars and thinkers known as The Inklings. They wrote about and discussed many current ideas and problems. Some of these ideas and problems are not limited by time and they are still with us today.

Male & Female Identity

Male & Female Identity


Bartels, G. "Of Men and Mice: C. S. Lewis on Male-Female Interactions." Literature and Theology 22.3 (2008): 324-38. Print. 
             a copy of this paper is available in the Brown Collection (Zondervan 012)

Enright, Nancy. "Tolkien's Females and the Defining of Power." Renaissance 59.2 (2007): n. pag. Print.
              available in print Zondervan Library

Fredrick, Candice. Women among the Inklings: Gender, C.S. Lewis, J.R.R. Tolkien, and Charles Williams. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2001. Print.
Brown  820.9 F87w 
              Main Collection: 820.9 F87w

Gaarden, Bonnie. The Christian Goddess: Archetype and Theology in the Fantasies of George MacDonald. Madison [N.J.: Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2011. Print. 
              Brown 823.8 M14ZGC

Hilder, Monika B. The Feminine Ethos in C.S. Lewis's Chronicles of Narnia. New York: Peter Lang, 2012.
              Brown 823.912 L58HF

Hilder, Monika B. The Gender Dance. New York: Peter Lang, 2013.
              Brown 823.912 L58HG

Hilder, Monika B. Surprised by the Feminine. New York: Peter Lang, 2013.
              Brown 823.912 L58HS

Holbrook, David. A Study of George MacDonald and the Image of Woman. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen, 2000. Print.
              Brown 823.8M14H

Lewis, C. S., and Walter Hooper. “Equality” Present Concerns. San Diego: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1986. Print.
              Brown 828.9 L58P
              Main Collection: 828.9 L58P

Lewis, C. S. The Four Loves. New York: Harcourt, Brace, 1960. Print. 
              Brown 241 L58
              Main Collection: 241 L58 HARV

Lewis, C. S. “Priestesses in the Church” God in the Dock: Essays on Theology and Ethics. Grand Rapids: Eerdmans, 1970. Print.
              Brown 201 L58
              Main Collection: 201 L58 

Lewis, C. S. Mere Christianity: “Christian Marriage” A Revised and Enlarged Edition, with a New Introduction, of the Three Books The Case for Christianity, Christian Behaviour, and Beyond Personality. New York: Macmillan, 1952. Print.
               Brown 204 L58M
               Main Collection: 204 L58M

“Lewis, C. S. “Ministering Angels” Of Other Worlds: Essays and Stories. New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1975. Print.
               Brown 828.9 L58W
               Main Collection: 828.9 L58W

Sayers, Dorothy L. Are Women Human?: Astute and Witty Essays on the Role of Women n Society. Grand Rapids: William B. Eerdmans, 2005. Print. 
               Brown 301.412 Sa99a
               Main Collection: 301.412 Sa99a

Tolkien, J.R.R. "#43." Letter to Michael Tolkien. N.d. The Letters of J.R.R. Tolkien. Boston: Houghton Mifflin Company,1981.pp.48-49. Print. 
               Brown 828 T57L
               Main Collection: 828.912 T57L

Van, Leeuwen Mary Stewart. A Sword between the Sexes?: C.S. Lewis and the Gender Debates. Grand Rapids, MI: Brazos, 2010. 
               Brown 823.912 L58SS

Talairach-Vielmas, Laurence. Moulding the Female Body in Victorian Fairy Tales and Sensation Novels. Aldershot, Hants, England: Ashgate, 2007. Print.
               full text @Taylor