Medea, Magic, and Modernity in France: Stages and Histories, 1553-1797

Medea, Magic, and Modernity in France: Stages and Histories, 1553-1797

by Amy Wygant

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781409489801
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing Ltd
Publication date: 04/28/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 5 MB

About the Author

Amy Wygant teaches early modern French literature and culture at the University of Glasgow and publishes on tragedy, witchcraft, opera, and psychoanalysis. She is the editor of Seventeenth-Century French Studies and a co-founder of Women in French in Scotland (WIFIS).

Table of Contents

Contents: Introduction: stages and histories; Glamour and its discontents; Medean renaissance; Of glammatology; The question of illusion; Narcissus and the devils of Loudun; The magic of modernity; Postscript; Bibliography; Index.


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