Woman And The Feminine In Medieval And Early Modern Scottish Writing

Woman And The Feminine In Medieval And Early Modern Scottish Writing

by Sarah M. Dunnigan
     
 

This collection of essays provides the first comprehensive critical study of women as subjects and creators of medieval and early modern Scottish writing between the early fifteenth and late seventeenth centuries. Essays examine canonical and non-canonical literary, historiographical, and religious texts written in the Scots, Gaelic, and English languages.

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Overview

This collection of essays provides the first comprehensive critical study of women as subjects and creators of medieval and early modern Scottish writing between the early fifteenth and late seventeenth centuries. Essays examine canonical and non-canonical literary, historiographical, and religious texts written in the Scots, Gaelic, and English languages. Challenging the received literary and cultural history of medieval and early modern Scotland, this volume brings to texts and writers, both established and newly discovered, a range of new theoretical approaches

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403911810
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
07/01/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.75(d)

Meet the Author

Sarah M. Dunnigan is in the Department of English Literature, University of Edinburgh.

C. Marie Harker is at Truman State University, Kirksville.

Evelyn S. Newlyn is at the State University of New York.

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