Radha Vatsal is the author of A Front Page Affair and Murder Between the Lines, mystery novels set in World War I–era New York City, and co-editor of the Women Film Pioneers Project. She received her PhD in English from Duke University. Photo courtesy of Juliette Conroy.
When Progress Ebbs: Career Women at the Turn of the 20th Century
Radha Vatsal muses on the shifting contours of social progress for women....