Visions and Revisions: Women in Italian Culture

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Mirna Cicioni, Nicole Prunster
Bloomsbury Academic, Nov 14, 1993 - Social Science - 238 pages

This book analyzes the ways in which women were viewed by men through a variety of literary and other discourses, from the Divine Comedy to the 20th century. A further dimension is provided by tracing the evolution of the cultural and social identity of women as perceived by women themselves.

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Contents

Poetic Image or Archetype?
3
Francesca Revisited
13
Sabadino degli Arientis
27
Copyright

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Mirna Cicioni Senior Lecturer,Department of Italian Studies, La Trobe University Nicole Prunster

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