The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot

The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot (Mary Ann Evans) is a wonderful frustrating read. George Eliot’s major interest is the situation of unmarried women. In her day, their situation was not very good. Maggie Tulliver, the heroine of The Mill on the Floss, must obey first her father’s and then her brother’s wishes. She is devoted to both and never questions her position … Continue reading The Mill on the Floss by George Eliot