Mary Sharratt

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Mary Sharratt is on a mission to write women back into history. Her new  novel ECSTASY, about composer and life artist Alma Schindler Mahler,  is published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.  She has also written ILLUMINATIONS, a novel about medieval powerfrau Hildegard of Bingen. Find out more on Mary's website:


Cover Photo: Via Wikimedia Commons: Fanny Mendelssohn, Clara Schumann, Alma Mahler
Know Their Names: Women Composers Neglected By History

“I once believed that I had creative talent, but I have given up this idea,” Clara Schumann wrote in her diary in 1839.

Apr 04, 2018