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The Resource Women telling nations, edited by Amelia Sanz, Francesca Scott, Suzan van Dijk

Women telling nations, edited by Amelia Sanz, Francesca Scott, Suzan van Dijk

Label
Women telling nations
Title
Women telling nations
Statement of responsibility
edited by Amelia Sanz, Francesca Scott, Suzan van Dijk
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Women Telling Nations highlights how, from the 16th to the 19th centuries, European women, as readers and writers, contributed to the construction of national identities. The book, which presents twenty countries, is divided into four parts. First, we examine how women belonged to nations: they represented territories and political or religious communities in their own style. Second, we deal with the ways in which women wrote the nation: the network of relationships in which they were involved that were not necessarily national or territorial. The legitimation that women writers succeeded in fi
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
809.89287
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PN481
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sanz Cabrerizo, Amelia
  • Scott, Francesca
  • Dijk, Suzanna van
Series statement
Women writers in history
Series volume
1
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Literature
  • Women authors
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY
  • Literature
  • Frauenliteratur
  • Skrivande
  • Nätverk
  • Politisk verksamhet
  • Litteraturvetenskap
  • Writing
  • Networks
  • Political activities
  • Literary studies
  • Kvinnliga författare
  • Kvinnor i politiken
  • Litteratur och politik
Label
Women telling nations, edited by Amelia Sanz, Francesca Scott, Suzan van Dijk
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; CONTENTS; Introduction; PART I. WOMEN BELONGING TO NATIONS ; Medieval Women Networking before the Appearance of Nations; Latine loquor: Women Acquiring Auctoritas (Portugal 1500-1800); Beyond Political Boundaries: Religion as Nation in Early Modern Spain; Expatriates. Women's Communities, Mobility and Cosmopolitanism in Early Modern Europe: English and Spanish Nuns in Flanders; Strange Language and Practices of Disorder: The Prophetic Crisis in France following the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685; PART II. WOMEN WRITING THE NATION
  • Early Modern Women Intellectuals in 19th-Century Serbia: Milica Stojadinović, Draga Dejanović and Milica TomićThe Role of Božena Nĕmcová in the Construction of Czech and Slovak Cultural Identity; A Queen of Many Kingdoms: The Autobiography of Rayna Knyaginya; The Representations of Slavic Nations in the Writings of Josipina Turnograiska; Dora d'Istria and the Springtime of the Peoples in South-Eastern European Nations; The Vision of an Equal Nation: Russian-Finnish Author and Feminist Marie Linder (1840-1870); Selma Lagerlöf, Fredrika Bremer and Women as Nation Builders
  • Decadent Women Telling Nations Differently: The Finnish Writer L. Onerva and Her Motherless Dilettante UpstartsPART III. WOMEN IN NETWORKS; The Community of Letters and the Nation State: Bio-Bibliographic Compilations as a Transnational Genre around 1700; Anthologies of Female Italian Authors and the Emergence of a National Identity in 19th Century Italy; Histories of Women, Histories of Nation: Biographical Writing as Women's Tradition in Finland, 1880-1920s; Early Women's Press (Three Female Magazines): A Challenge for the 19th Century East and Greece
  • Connecting People, Inventing Communities in Faustina Sáez de Melgar's Magazine La Violeta (Madrid, 1862-1866)PART IV. WOMEN LOOKING ELSEWHERE; Overpassing State and Cultural Borders: A Polish Female Doctor in 18th-Century Constantinople; Between National Myth and Trans-national Ideal: The Representation of Nations in the French-Language Writings of Russian Women (1770-1819); Regina Maria Roche and Ireland: A Problematic Relationship; Amor Vincit (R)Om(A)Nia: Reshaping Identities in Romanian mid-19th-Century Culture
  • Women's Nation from Ottoman to the New Republic in Fatma Aliye and Halide Edip Adıvar's Writing Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
897069728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (462 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042038707
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
665225
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897069728
Label
Women telling nations, edited by Amelia Sanz, Francesca Scott, Suzan van Dijk
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; CONTENTS; Introduction; PART I. WOMEN BELONGING TO NATIONS ; Medieval Women Networking before the Appearance of Nations; Latine loquor: Women Acquiring Auctoritas (Portugal 1500-1800); Beyond Political Boundaries: Religion as Nation in Early Modern Spain; Expatriates. Women's Communities, Mobility and Cosmopolitanism in Early Modern Europe: English and Spanish Nuns in Flanders; Strange Language and Practices of Disorder: The Prophetic Crisis in France following the Revocation of the Edict of Nantes in 1685; PART II. WOMEN WRITING THE NATION
  • Early Modern Women Intellectuals in 19th-Century Serbia: Milica Stojadinović, Draga Dejanović and Milica TomićThe Role of Božena Nĕmcová in the Construction of Czech and Slovak Cultural Identity; A Queen of Many Kingdoms: The Autobiography of Rayna Knyaginya; The Representations of Slavic Nations in the Writings of Josipina Turnograiska; Dora d'Istria and the Springtime of the Peoples in South-Eastern European Nations; The Vision of an Equal Nation: Russian-Finnish Author and Feminist Marie Linder (1840-1870); Selma Lagerlöf, Fredrika Bremer and Women as Nation Builders
  • Decadent Women Telling Nations Differently: The Finnish Writer L. Onerva and Her Motherless Dilettante UpstartsPART III. WOMEN IN NETWORKS; The Community of Letters and the Nation State: Bio-Bibliographic Compilations as a Transnational Genre around 1700; Anthologies of Female Italian Authors and the Emergence of a National Identity in 19th Century Italy; Histories of Women, Histories of Nation: Biographical Writing as Women's Tradition in Finland, 1880-1920s; Early Women's Press (Three Female Magazines): A Challenge for the 19th Century East and Greece
  • Connecting People, Inventing Communities in Faustina Sáez de Melgar's Magazine La Violeta (Madrid, 1862-1866)PART IV. WOMEN LOOKING ELSEWHERE; Overpassing State and Cultural Borders: A Polish Female Doctor in 18th-Century Constantinople; Between National Myth and Trans-national Ideal: The Representation of Nations in the French-Language Writings of Russian Women (1770-1819); Regina Maria Roche and Ireland: A Problematic Relationship; Amor Vincit (R)Om(A)Nia: Reshaping Identities in Romanian mid-19th-Century Culture
  • Women's Nation from Ottoman to the New Republic in Fatma Aliye and Halide Edip Adıvar's Writing Notes on Contributors; Index
Control code
897069728
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (462 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789042038707
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
665225
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)897069728

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