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    Fay Weldon born Franklin Birkinshaw was an award winning English author, essayist and playwright who had a successful career that spanned over 55 years publishing 31 novels throughout her career. She was known to be an ally to the feminist cause but later criticized the feminist orthodox to which she was accused of betraying the cause. Her most celebrated work is her 1983 novel The Life and Loves of a She-Devil. Weldon was born in Franklin Birkinshaw, Birmingham, England to a family of literary ...  more