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The Resource Women writing back/writing women back : transnational perspectives from the late Middle Ages to the dawn of the modern era, edited by Anke Gilleir, Alicia C. Montoya, Suzan van Dijk

Women writing back/writing women back : transnational perspectives from the late Middle Ages to the dawn of the modern era, edited by Anke Gilleir, Alicia C. Montoya, Suzan van Dijk

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Women writing back/writing women back : transnational perspectives from the late Middle Ages to the dawn of the modern era
Title
Women writing back/writing women back
Title remainder
transnational perspectives from the late Middle Ages to the dawn of the modern era
Statement of responsibility
edited by Anke Gilleir, Alicia C. Montoya, Suzan van Dijk
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Interest in early modern women writers is on the rise. However, familiarity with their works varies greatly from one country to another, and resources to assess their historical significance remain insufficient. Yet empirical evidence suggests that women writers who are no longer well-known today played surprisingly varied roles in the literary field of early modern Europe. The papers collected in this volume address early modern female authorship from the late Middle Ages to the end of the eighteenth century, ranging geographically from Portugal to Russia, and from Italy to Denmark. In partic
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Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
809/.89287094
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN721
LC item number
.W66 2010eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Gilleir, Anke
  • Montoya, Alicia
  • Dijk, Suzanna van
Series statement
Intersections,
Series volume
v. 16
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  • European literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • Women and literature
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • European literature
  • Literature, Medieval
  • Women and literature
  • Europe
  • Schriftstellerin
  • Frau
Label
Women writing back/writing women back : transnational perspectives from the late Middle Ages to the dawn of the modern era, edited by Anke Gilleir, Alicia C. Montoya, Suzan van Dijk
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Publication
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: toward a new conception of women's literary history / Anke Gilleir and Alicia C. Montoya -- 'To promote God's praise and her neighbour's salvation'. Strategies of authorship and readership among mystic women in the later Middle Ages / Madeleine Jeay and Kathleen Garay -- Gendering place: the role of place in Anne Krabbe's Ballad works / Anne-Marie Mai -- 'To make frequent assemblies, associations, and combinations amongst our sex.' Nascent ideas of female bonding in seventeenth-century England / Ina Schabert -- Women and literary sociability in eighteenth-century Lisbon / Vanda Anástacio -- Female writing and the use of literary byways. Pastoral drama by Maddalena Campiglia (1553-1595) / Philiep Bossier -- Prescriptions for women: alchemy, medicine and the renaissance Querelle des femmes / Meredith K. Ray -- The appropriation of the genre of nuptial poetry by Katharina Lescailje (1649-1711) / Nina Geerdink -- Madame De Maintenon Au Miroir de sa correspondance: réhabilitation du personnage et redécouverte d'une écriture féminine / Christine Mongenot and Hans Bots -- French women writers and heroic genres / Perry Gethner -- The tartar girl, the Persian princess, and early modern English women's authorship from Elizabeth II to to Mary Wroth / Bernadette Andrea -- A cloistered nun abroad: Arcangela Tarabotti's international literary career / Lara Lynn Westwater -- Traveller, pedagogue and cultural mediator: Marie-Elisabeth De La Fite and her female context / Ineke Janse -- Translation and intellectual reflection in the works of enlightened Spanish women: Inés Joyes (1731-1808) / Mónica Bolufer -- 'Nous voudrions que les femmes s'occupent de la littérature': traductions des romanciéres françaises en russie autour de 1800 / Elena Gretchanaia
Control code
697182449
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 381 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282952706
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697182449
Label
Women writing back/writing women back : transnational perspectives from the late Middle Ages to the dawn of the modern era, edited by Anke Gilleir, Alicia C. Montoya, 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
Introduction: toward a new conception of women's literary history / Anke Gilleir and Alicia C. Montoya -- 'To promote God's praise and her neighbour's salvation'. Strategies of authorship and readership among mystic women in the later Middle Ages / Madeleine Jeay and Kathleen Garay -- Gendering place: the role of place in Anne Krabbe's Ballad works / Anne-Marie Mai -- 'To make frequent assemblies, associations, and combinations amongst our sex.' Nascent ideas of female bonding in seventeenth-century England / Ina Schabert -- Women and literary sociability in eighteenth-century Lisbon / Vanda Anástacio -- Female writing and the use of literary byways. Pastoral drama by Maddalena Campiglia (1553-1595) / Philiep Bossier -- Prescriptions for women: alchemy, medicine and the renaissance Querelle des femmes / Meredith K. Ray -- The appropriation of the genre of nuptial poetry by Katharina Lescailje (1649-1711) / Nina Geerdink -- Madame De Maintenon Au Miroir de sa correspondance: réhabilitation du personnage et redécouverte d'une écriture féminine / Christine Mongenot and Hans Bots -- French women writers and heroic genres / Perry Gethner -- The tartar girl, the Persian princess, and early modern English women's authorship from Elizabeth II to to Mary Wroth / Bernadette Andrea -- A cloistered nun abroad: Arcangela Tarabotti's international literary career / Lara Lynn Westwater -- Traveller, pedagogue and cultural mediator: Marie-Elisabeth De La Fite and her female context / Ineke Janse -- Translation and intellectual reflection in the works of enlightened Spanish women: Inés Joyes (1731-1808) / Mónica Bolufer -- 'Nous voudrions que les femmes s'occupent de la littérature': traductions des romanciéres françaises en russie autour de 1800 / Elena Gretchanaia
Control code
697182449
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 381 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781282952706
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)697182449

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