Een plaats in de bijkeuken Ellen Russe en het vrouwenuurtje van de KRO, 1929-1940



This article examines the literary features of the Catholic radio broadcaster KRO between
1928 and 1940. The KRO's literary program is considered to be a remarkable case in
Dutch broadcasting history ,for it included both an official feature on literature and a so-called
'women's hour’, that frequently aired lectures on novels and poetry as well. By
critically comparing the two features, the article argues that the gender-based stratification
of the Dutch literary field in the interwar period also affected the practices of literary