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Women Writers of Ancient Greece and Rome: An Anthology

Ian Michael Plant - Literary Criticism - 2004 - 268 pages
Despite a common perception that most writing in antiquity was produced by men, some important literature written by women during this period has survived. Edited by I. M ...
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Women Writers and the Dark Side of Late-Victorian Hellenism

T. Olverson - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 237 pages
Examining the appropriation of transgressive, violent female figures from ancient Greek literature and myth by late Victorian writers, Olverson reveals the extent to which ...
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Women Writers of the Middle Ages: A Critical Study of Texts from ..., Part 1310

Peter Dronke - Literary Criticism - 1984 - 338 pages
This book gives a detailed picture of the contributions made by women writers to Western literature from the third century to the thirteenth. Many of the texts Peter Dronke ...
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Spoken Like a Woman: Speech and Gender in Athenian Drama

Laura McClure - Literary Criticism - 1999 - 293 pages
In ancient Athens, where freedom of speech derived from the power of male citizenship, women's voices were seldom heard in public. Female speech was more often represented in ...
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Bodytalk: When Women Speak in Old French Literature

E. Jane Burns - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 277 pages
In Bodytalk, E. Jane Burns contends that female protagonists in medieval texts authored by men can be heard to talk back against the stereotyped and codified roles that their ...
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Dear Sister: Medieval Women and the Epistolary Genre

Karen Cherewatuk - History - 1993 - 215 pages
Explored in this book are women's contributions to letter writing in western Europe from the sixth to the sixteenth centuries. The essays represent the first attempt to chart ...
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Covert Operations: The Medieval Uses of Secrecy

Karma Lochrie - Law - 2012 - 304 pages
Selected by Choice magazine as an Outstanding Academic Book In Covert Operations, Karma Lochrie brings the categories and cultural meanings of secrecy in the Middle Ages out ...
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