Joan Riviere (1883 – 1962)
Joan Riviere (1883 – 1962) was a British psychoanalyst and offered some of the earliest English translations Sigmund Freud's writings. In 1929, Riviere published one of her most influential writings, "Womanliness as a Masquerade." In the article she examines the sexual development of women and argues that femininity is a defensive mask that is put on to hide masculinity.
Alma Mahler Werfel Alma Mahler (born Alma Maria Schindler; 31 August 1879 – 11 December 1964) A socialite and amateur composer known for her beauty and verve, Mahler was married to composer Gustav Mahler, architect Walter Gropius, and novelist Franz Werfel. She also undertook a strong flirtation with Gustav Klimt and affairs with numerous artists (Oskar Kokoschka, ...)