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Sex and gender in medieval and Renaissance texts [electronic resource] : the Latin tradition / edited by Barbara K. Gold, Paul Allen Miller, and Charles Platter.
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Sex and gender in medieval and Renaissance texts [electronic resource] : the Latin tradition / edited by Barbara K. Gold, Paul Allen Miller, and Charles Platter.
Publication Date:
1997
ISBN:
9780585090740
Series:
SUNY series in medieval studies
Bibliography Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-319) and index.
Contents:
By woman's tears redeemed : female lament in St. Augustine's 'Confessions' and the correspondence of Abelard and Heloise / Hrotswitha writes herself : 'Clamor Validus Gandeshemensis' / Gender and negotiating discourse : mediated autobiography and female mystics of medieval Italy / Saint of the womanly body : Raimon de Cornet's fourteenth-century male poetics / Petrarch's sophonisba : seduction, sacrifice, and patriarchal politics / Laurel as the sign of sin : Laura's textual body in Petrarch's Secretum / Woman, space, and Renaissance discourse / In praise of woman's superiority : Heinrich Cornelius 'Agrippa's De nobilitate' (1529) / Artificial whore : George Buchanan's 'Apologia pro Lena'/ "She never recovered her senses" : Roxana and dramatic representations of women at Oxbridge in the Elizabethan age / Latin and Greek poetry by five Renaissance Italian women humanists
Content Type:
text
Carrier Type:
online resource
Language:
English
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