Letter from Elizabeth Janeway to Catharine Stimpson, December 22, 1971, page 1

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          SLIZABGTH JANGCDAY
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New YORK, NEW YORKIOOZI

December 22

Dear Catharine,

I HOPE I can get up for your panel on Male
Chavinism at Columbia, it sounds enchanting.

Can you find a discussant to say, "Yes, inu
deed, and we're proud of it ?" I had a mar-
velous letter the other day from a M.C. Pig ‘
who teaches science in Easthanpton, Mass, and
began two single-spaced pages by tell‘ g me that
my picture indicated that I was "f ated and
unhappy." Of course, he's French, I think
the French usually prefer to be rude, if it's
possible.
letter and told him it would contribute greatly
to an article I'm planning for a national a
magazine. God willing, that should scare him.

Thank you for the bibliography, very interesting.—

I must get hold of Elaine Showalter's book. By
the way, the woman in Louisiana I spoke to you
about isia Barnard aluma, Helen Wheeler. She
wanted me to do an introduction to a rather
massive bibliograph, with descriptions and so

‘on, for libraries especially -- I can't, don't

have time. I fear I suggested you —« you might
be interested in looking at what she's doing,

anyway ** » ,
Merry New Year - M ,

man

I thanked him for his informativaaie--