Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies, Twentieth-Century Actress

Biography & autobiography

Helen Grime

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Gwen Ffrangcon-Davies is a paradox; a famous actress whose career spanned most of the twentieth century she is now largely forgotten. Drawing on material held in her personal archive, this study argues that the representation of Ffrangcon-Davies, on and off the stage, can be read in terms of its constructions of normative female behaviours.